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Meaning of “subsidence” - Learner’s Dictionary

subsidence

noun [U]     /səbˈsaɪdəns/
the effect of buildings subsiding or land sinking down to a lower levelMoving downwardsFalling and dropping
Translations of “subsidence”
in Chinese (Traditional) (地面或建築物的)下沉,下陷…
in Russian оседание…
in Turkish çökme, çöküntü, alçalma…
in Chinese (Simplified) (地面或建筑物的)下沉,沉降…
in Polish osiadanie…
(Definition of subsidence from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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