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verb [transitive] query pronunciation in American English /ˈkwɪri/
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present tense
present participlequerying
past tensequeried
past participlequeried

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  1. 1
    to ask a question about something because you have doubts about it
    It is not for us to query his decisions.
    query whether: We queried whether the job had been done properly.
  2. 2
    to ask something
    “Who would do such a thing?” he queried.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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