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  1. [countable/uncountable] the way in which a word or language is pronounced

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      [singular] the way in which someone speaks a foreign language

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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