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adjective catastrophic pronunciation in American English /ˌkætəˈstrɑfɪk/
  1. causing a lot of damage, or making a lot of people suffer

    catastrophic floods

    1. a.
      used for describing something that is very bad

      the company’s catastrophic losses

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