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As she approached the bend, a dog sprang into the road.
We came to a sharp bend in the road.
He sped around the bend, sounding his horn furiously.
a sharp bend in the river
Let's warm up with a few bends and stretches.
This is the American English definition of bend. View British English definition of bend.
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