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trade-off

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtreɪdɒf/
a situation where you accept something bad in order to have something good: There's always a trade-off between speed and quality.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
Translations of “trade-off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 平衡, 協調, 妥協,讓步…
in Russian компромисс…
in Turkish değiş tokuş yapma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 平衡, 协调, 妥协,让步…
in Polish kompromis…
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