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outpouring

noun [C] uk   /ˈaʊtˌpɔː.rɪŋ/  us   /-ˌpɔːr.ɪŋ/
an expression of strong feeling that is difficult to control: His death at the age of 35 has occasioned an outpouring of grief. mainly humorous a very large number of things produced at the same time: Last year saw an outpouring of cookery books.
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