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depression British & World English

Feelings of severe despondency and dejection

depression English Thesaurus

she ate to ease her depression

the Depression in depression British & World English

The financial and industrial slump of 1929 and subsequent years

Depression, the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

capital in reference to the slump of 1929 and subsequent years

Danakil Depression British & World English

A long low-lying desert region of NE Ethiopia and northern Djibouti, between the Red Sea and the Great Rift Valley

Depression glass British & World English

Machine-pressed, tinted glassware that was mass-produced in the US from the late 1920s to the 1940s and often used as giveaways to persuade customers to purchase goods

manic depression British & World English

Another term for bipolar disorder.

Qattara Depression British & World English

An extensive, low-lying, and largely impassable area of desert in NE Africa, to the west of Cairo, that falls to 133 m (436 ft) below sea level

Turfan Depression British & World English

A low-lying area in Xinjiang, western China, descending to 154 m (505 ft) below sea level, with an area of 50,000 sq. km (20,000 sq. miles). It is China’s lowest point below sea level

Turpan Depression British & World English

Variant of Turfan Depression.

postnatal depression British & World English

Depression suffered by a mother following childbirth, typically arising from the combination of hormonal changes, psychological adjustment to motherhood, and fatigue

postpartum depression British & World English

Depression suffered by a mother following childbirth, typically arising from the combination of hormonal changes, psychological adjustment to motherhood, and fatigue