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Disaster : noun : very bad accident

• Ten people died in the air disaster.

Disaster : noun : financial collapse
• The company is heading for disaster = the company is going to collapse

• The company is on a disaster course = the company is going to collapse

• The advertising campaign was a disaster = the advertising campaign was very bad or did not have the required effect.

Disaster : noun : accident in nature
• A storm disaster on the south coast

• Flood disaster damage

Disastrous : adjective : very bad
• The company suffered a disastrous drop in sales.

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