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noun [countable] [usually singular]     reminder pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    something that reminds you of something that happened in the past
    reminder of:

    His presence was a constant reminder of what she had lost.

    serve/act as a reminder:

    The cold served as a reminder that winter wasn’t quite finished.

  2. 2
    a letter or note that reminds you of something that you need to do or need to remember

    If an installment is not paid, a reminder is issued.

    This is just a reminder to let you know that Stefan’s arriving on Saturday.

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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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