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preposition     during pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    at one point within a period of time or a process

    Fournier was killed in action during World War I.

    During his visit to South Africa, the president met Archbishop Tutu.

  2. 2
    through all of a period of time

    During the summer season, all the hotels are full.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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