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noun [countable] page pronunciation in American English /peɪdʒ/
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singularpage
pluralpages
  1. 1
    a sheet of paper in a book, newspaper, or magazine
    I tore a page out of my diary and wrote my phone number on it.
    turn a page: Turning the pages of the telephone book, she soon found what she wanted.
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    1. a.
      one side of a sheet of paper in a book, newspaper, or magazine
      the poem on page 125
      front/back page: The comics are on the back page.
      opposite/facing page: Can you identify the four pictures on the facing page?
      turn to/see page: For information on hotels in Amsterdam, see page 20.
      sports/gardening/letters page: Lawrence was eating breakfast while glancing at the sports page.
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    2. b.
      a piece of paper
      He was staring miserably at the blank page in his typewriter.
      the top/bottom of the page: Chris wrote her name at the top of the page.
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  2. 3
    computing the writing or pictures on a computer screen that you can print on one side of a piece of paper
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      computing the writing or pictures on a computer screen that you can see at one time, for example as part of a website
      Click “Back” to return to the previous page.
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