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autumn

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈɔːtəm/ ( also US fall)
A2 the season of the year between summer and winter, when leaves fall from the trees: I'm starting a new job in the autumn. autumn leavesThe seasons
autumnal
 
 
/ɔːˈtʌmnəl/ adjective
typical of autumnThe seasons
Translations of “autumn”
in Arabic الخَريف…
in Korean 가을…
in Malaysian musim luruh…
in French automne…
in Turkish sonbahar…
in Italian autunno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 秋天,秋季…
in Russian осень…
in Polish jesień…
in Vietnamese mùa thu…
in Spanish otoño…
in Portuguese outono…
in Thai ฤดูใบไม้ร่วง…
in German der Herbst…
in Catalan tardor…
in Japanese 秋…
in Indonesian musim gugur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 秋天,秋季…
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