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generation/ˌʤɛnəˈreɪʃən/noun
pluralgenerations
generation
/ˌʤɛnəˈreɪʃən/
noun
pluralgenerations
Learner's definition of GENERATION  
[count] 
: a group of people born and living during the same time
   b : the people in a family born and living during the same time
[count] : the average length of time between the birth of parents and the birth of their children
[count] : a group of things that are developed from an earlier type
[noncount] : the act or process of making or producing something: the act or process of generating something
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