crisis

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • noun a time when things are in a very bad state
  • noun a turning point in a disease after which the patient may start to become better or very much worse

Medical

  • noun a situation or period of difficulty demanding action
  • noun a turning point in a disease, after which the person may start to become better or very much worse

Military

  • noun a very difficult or dangerous situation

Politics

  • noun a time of danger or of great problems requiring action to solve them
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