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One entry found for crisis.
Main Entry: cri·sis
Pronunciation: primarystresskrimacr-sschwas
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural cri·ses /primarystresskrimacr-secondarystresssemacronz/
1 : the turning point for better or worse in a disease
2 : a turning point (as in a person's life or in the plot of a story)
3 a : an unstable or difficult time or state of affairs <a financial crisis> b : a situation that has become very serious <the energy crisis>

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