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noun curse pronunciation in American English /kɜrs/
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  1. 2
    [countable] a bad situation or event caused by someones deliberate use of their magic powers
    the curse of the Pharaohs
    put a curse on someone/something: He was sure someone had put a curse on his house.
  2. 5

    the curse

    informal old-fashioned a womans period

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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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hypocaust

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

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