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noun [singular] American English pronunciation: exodus /ˈeksədəs/
  1. a situation in which a lot of people leave a place or activity at the same time
    exodus from:

    The stock market has seen a recent exodus of investors from high-technology stocks.

    mass exodus (=an occasion when everyone leaves a place at the same time):

    There's a mass exodus from the city every Friday.

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