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onset

noun [U]  /ˈɔn·set, ˈɑn-/ us  
the beginning of something: We have to get the roof fixed before the onset of winter.
Translations of “onset”
in Spanish inicio, comienzo…
in French commencement…
in German der Anfang…
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