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English definition of “prosperity”

prosperity

noun [U]     /prɒsˈper.ɪ.ti/ US  /prɑːˈsper.ə.t̬i/
C1 the state of being successful and having a lot of money: A country's future prosperity depends, to an extent, upon the quality of education of its people. The war was followed by a long period of peace and prosperity.Wealthiness and wealthy
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