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standard of living

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   (also living standard)
B2 the amount of money and comfort people have in a particular society: The standard of living in many developing countries is low.
Translations of “standard of living”
in Chinese (Traditional) 生活水準…
in Russian уровень жизни…
in Turkish yaşam standardı, yaşam düzeyi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生活水平…
in Polish poziom życia, stopa życiowa…
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