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noun     flotation pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the ability to float, or the process of floating

    a flotation vest

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] business the sale of stock in a company for the first time

    The firm is planning a $30 million stock market flotation.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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