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phenomenon

noun [C]
 
 
/fɪˈnɒmɪnən/ ( plural phenomena)
something that exists or happens, usually something unusual: storms, lightning, and other natural phenomena Road rage seems to be a fairly recent phenomenon.Events and occurrencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “phenomenon”
in Vietnamese hiện tượng…
in Spanish fenómeno…
in Thai ปรากฏการณ์…
in Malaysian fenomena…
in French phénomène…
in German das Phänomen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 存在的事物, (尤指不尋常的或有趣的)現象…
in Indonesian fenomena…
in Russian феномен, явление…
in Turkish olay, olgu, fenomen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 存在的事物, (尤指不寻常的或有趣的)现象…
in Polish zjawisko…
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