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Noun: Great Depression
  1. A period during the 1930s when there was a worldwide economic depression and mass unemployment
    - Depression
  2. The economic crisis beginning with the stock market crash in 1929 and continuing through the 1930s

Type of: age, depression, economic crisis, historic period, slump

Encyclopedia: Great Depression, Canada