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standard of living

noun [C]
 
 
( plural standards of living)
B2 how much money and comfort someone has: a high standard of livingWealthiness and wealthy
Translations of “standard of living”
in Chinese (Traditional) 生活水準…
in Russian уровень жизни…
in Turkish yaşam standardı, yaşam düzeyi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生活水平…
in Polish poziom życia, stopa życiowa…
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