• Definition for "Great Depression"
    • A major economic collapse that lasted from 1929…
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    • *noun*; global economic failure; in the…
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Great Depression definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A major economic collapse that lasted from 1929 to 1940 in the US and an equivalent duration in many various other countries.
  • noun:
    • the commercial crisis beginning with the stock exchange crash in 1929 and continuing through 1930s
    • an interval during 1930s when there clearly was an international economic downturn and mass jobless
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