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record-breaking

adjective
 
/ˈrekɔːdˌbreɪkɪŋ/
better, bigger, longer, etc. than anything else before: record-breaking sales of the new DVD
Translations of “record-breaking”
in Korean 전례없는…
in Arabic تَحْطيم الرَّقَم القياسي…
in Portuguese recorde…
in Catalan sense precedents…
in Japanese 新記録の, 記録破りの…
in Italian record, che batte il record…
in Chinese (Traditional) 破紀錄的…
in Russian рекордный…
in Turkish rekor kıran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 破纪录的…
in Polish rekordowy…
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