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Significado de “meltdown” - Diccionario Inglés

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meltdownnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈmeltˌdɑʊn/
a ​dangerousaccident in which the ​fuelmelts in a ​nuclearreactor (= ​device that ​producesenergy)
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meltdownnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈmeltdaʊn/
ECONOMICS, FINANCE a ​situation in which an ​industry, ​economy, etc. is badly affected by a lot of problems within a ​shortperiod of ​time: Analysts were watching for ​signs of a meltdown ​following problems at three of Wall Street's ​majorinvestmentbanks. A deadly new ​computervirus caused much of the ​internet to go into meltdown last ​weekend.a meltdown in sth A meltdown in the ​mortgageindustry has made it more difficult to get a ​loan or to refinance.a meltdown of sth The two ​officials are expected to ​helpdevelop a ​plan to prevent a meltdown of the county's ​finances.be in meltdown Since the ​creditcrisis, the whole ​bankingindustry has been in meltdown. financial/​economic/​political meltdown a stockmarket/​subprime/​credit meltdown a global/​industry/​corporate meltdown
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“meltdown” in British English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
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April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

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in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

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