Definition of outage in English:


Syllabification: out·age
Pronunciation: /ˈoutij


  • A period when a power supply or other service is not available or when equipment is closed down.
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    • Providing phone service during a power outage is another technical problem.
    • There have also been significantly fewer instances of lower voltage power outages.
    • They tend to simply shut off their production lines, if the power outage is for extended periods.

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