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adjective [usually before noun] current pronunciation in American English /ˈkʌrənt/
  1. happening or existing now
    Production is likely to remain at current levels.
    the current situation/climate: There are several reasons for the current political situation.
    the current trend (=the way things are developing): Given current trends, car usage will increase.
    1. a.
      believed or practiced by many people at the present time
      current educational thinking
      Two theories were then widely current.
    2. b.
      correct or legal at the present time
      Is this your current address?
      An attorney must have a current license to practice.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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