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They interview the suspects separately and check that their statements match.
He matches the description of a man seen in the area shortly after Wednesday’s attack.
Groups have to match any grant they receive with their own cash.
Our office failed to match the growth of the rest of the company.
The rise in student numbers has not been matched by an increase in teaching staff.
Japanese companies are beginning to match U.S. companies for size.
The cream-and-pink quilt was made to match the decor.
She wore a green dress and a hat to match.
Courses are designed to match the training requirements of each student.
It is vital to match the software to the task.
We try to match the entertainments with the preferences of the vacationers.
He is matched with the former champion, Spassky, in the first game.
This is the American English definition of match. View British English definition of match.
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