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We have similar hobbies and interests.
A second study produced remarkably similar results.
Their situation is very similar to ours.
The two men are similar in appearance.
Dallas had dominated the game throughout the first half, and the second half began in a similar vein with another touchdown after only five minutes.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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