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noun [countable] fixture pronunciation in American English /ˈfɪkstʃər/
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  1. a piece of furniture that is fixed in its place and is considered part of the building, and so you do not take it with you when you move. Something that is fixed but can be moved is called a fitting
    become a fixture:

    Their display could become a fixture of the show.



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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