outage

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈaʊtɪdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈaʊtɪdʒ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(outij)

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outage

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the [town, neighborhood] suffered a power outage
  2. there was a power outage in the [town]
  3. the [storm, snow, ice] caused a power outage
  4. are [fixing, repairing] the outage
  5. looking for the cause of the outage
  6. [intermittent, frequent] power outages
  7. power outages are not uncommon [in, for]
  8. a [system, database, network] outage
  9. a [planned, programmed, scheduled] outage (for two hours)
  10. a [planned] outage for [servicing, maintenance]
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