English version

a chicken and egg situation/problem etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha chicken and egg situation/problem etca chicken and egg situation/problem etcEFFECT/INFLUENCEa situation in which it is impossible to decide which of two things happened first, or which action is the cause and which is the effect chicken
Examples from the Corpus
a chicken and egg situation/problem etcIt's a chicken and egg situation really.
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