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adjective     mental pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    [only before noun] existing in the mind

    It is clear that mental activity does not stop when we’re asleep.

    mental picture/image:

    I had a complete mental picture of the building I wanted to create.

  2. 2
    informal old-fashioned mentally ill
    1. a.
      offensive crazy or stupid

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     mentally pronunciation in American English

He was in good health both physically and mentally.



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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