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adjective subdued pronunciation in American English /səbˈdud/

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  1. 1
    quiet and slightly sad or worried
    He looks tired and a little subdued.
  2. 2
    not very loud or bright
    subdued noises/lighting/colors
  3. 3
    if business is subdued, it is not very active or busy
    Trading on Wall Street has been very subdued today.


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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