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One entry found for depression.
Main Entry: de·pres·sion
Pronunciation: di-primarystresspresh-schwan
Function: noun
1 : an act of depressing : a state of being depressed: as a : a pressing down : LOWERING b : a state of feeling sad : DEJECTION; also : a mental disorder marked by sadness, inactivity, and loss of a sense of one's own worth c : a reduction in activity, amount, quality, or force
2 : a depressed place or part : HOLLOW
3 : a period of low general economic activity with widespread unemployment

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