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noun     familiarity pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    [singular/uncountable] knowledge of something because you have learned about it or experienced it before
    familiarity with:

    Applicants should demonstrate a familiarity with housing law.

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] informal or friendly behavior toward someone you do not know very well, especially when it makes them feel that you do not respect them
  3. 3
    [uncountable] the fact that something is well known to you or easily recognized by you

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a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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