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noun [countable] lever pronunciation in American English /ˈlevər/
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  1. 2
    science a solid bar, often made of metal, that you put under a heavy object to move it. A lever is a simple machine.
  2. 3
    something that you use for making people do something that you want them to do

    Farmers may find a lever to persuade supermarkets to stock more local produce.



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

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