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One day she just walked out and never returned.
He returned home around midnight.
Be careful. We want you to return to base in one piece.
And when do you return from Paris?
I waved and called to her, and she returned my greeting.
I'm sorry I wasn't able to return your phone call earlier.
Thanks for helping me. I'll try to return the favor some day.
As soon as we started shooting, the enemy returned our fire.
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a sweet brown food eaten as a sweet or used for flavouring other food