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Many species of birds are battling extinction.
She described how they had battled against huge waves to save their friend.
Surgeons battled to save the man's life.
Hakkinen was battling with Schumacher for first place.
A small, ill-equipped police force is battling against the powerful drug barons.
The three men are battling for the world title.
This is the American English definition of battle. View British English definition of battle.
a substance that scientists think exists out in space, but for which they have no direct proof
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