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noun [countable/uncountable] context pronunciation in American English /ˈkɑnˌtekst/ 
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  1. 1
    the general situation in which something happens, which helps to explain it

    These events are meaningless outside their historical context.

    in context:

    The decline in the stock market, though dramatic, has to be seen in context.

    in the context of something:

    In the context of Russian history, recent events are not so surprising.

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creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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