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recession

noun [C or U] uk   /rɪˈseʃ.ən/ us  
B2 a period when the economy of a country is not successful and conditions for business are bad: The country is sliding into the depths of (a) recession.
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in Spanish recesión…
in French récession…
in German die Rezession…
in Chinese (Traditional) (經濟)衰退期…
in Russian спад, рецессия…
in Turkish ekonomide durgunluk/gerileme…
in Chinese (Simplified) (经济)衰退期…
in Polish recesja…
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