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noun [uncountable] jealousy pronunciation in American English /ˈdʒeləsi/
  1. an unhappy feeling because someone has something that you would like or can do something that you would like to do
    Professional jealousy can cause problems at work.
    1. a.
      a feeling of being unhappy and upset because you think someone who you love is attracted to someone else
      Jealousy can ruin relationships.
      sexual jealousy


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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