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recession

noun [C, U]
 
 
/rɪˈseʃən/
B2 a time when the economy of a country is not successful: The latest report confirms that the economy is in recession.Economics and the state of the economy
Translations of “recession”
in Vietnamese tình trạng suy thoái…
in Spanish recesión…
in Thai การตกต่ำทางเศรษฐกิจ…
in Malaysian kemelesetan ekonomi…
in French récession…
in German die Rezession…
in Chinese (Traditional) (經濟)衰退期…
in Indonesian resesi…
in Russian спад, рецессия…
in Turkish ekonomide durgunluk/gerileme…
in Chinese (Simplified) (经济)衰退期…
in Polish recesja…
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