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adjective mutual pronunciation in American English /ˈmjutʃuəl/
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  1. 1
    felt or done in the same way by each of two or more people

    Our relationship was based on mutual distrust.

    the mutual recognition of professional qualifications throughout the U.S.

    by mutual agreement:

    He said his contract was canceled by mutual agreement.

    1. a.
      belonging to or true of two or more people
      a mutual friend:

      They were introduced by a mutual friend.

      a mutual interest:

      We found that we have a mutual interest in mountaineering.

      mutual benefit:

      The scheme would be to our mutual benefit.

  2. 2
    [only before noun] business a mutual insurance company, savings bank, etc. is owned by all of its customers, who share its profits

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 mutual pronunciation in American English /ˌmjutʃuˈæləti/ noun [uncountable]


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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