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Meaning of “prevalent” - Learner’s Dictionary

prevalent

adjective     /ˈprevələnt/
existing a lot in a particular group, area, or at a particular time: These diseases are more prevalent among young children.Plain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiring
prevalence     /ˈprevələns/ noun [U] the large amount of something in a particular group, area, or at a particular time: the prevalence of smoking among teenagersPlain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiring
Translations of “prevalent”
in Chinese (Traditional) 流行的,盛行的,普遍的…
in Russian распространенный…
in Turkish yaygın/hâkim olan, geçerli olan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流行的,盛行的,普遍的…
in Polish rozpowszechniony…
(Definition of prevalent from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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