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onset

noun uk   /ˈɒn.set/  us   /ˈɑːn-/
the onset of sth the moment at which something unpleasant begins: the onset of winter The new treatment can delay the onset of the disease by several years. specialized phonetics the first part of a syllable
Translations of “onset”
in Vietnamese sự bắt đầu mạnh mẽ…
in Spanish inicio, comienzo…
in Thai การเริ่ม…
in Malaysian bermulanya…
in French commencement…
in German der Anfang…
in Indonesian awal…
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