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noun text pronunciation in American English /tekst/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the part of a book, magazine, or computer document that consists of writing and does not include pictures or notes
    There are 200 pages of text and illustrations.
    1. a.
      [countable/uncountable] a written record of the words of a speech, lecture, program, or play
      The text of the lecture is available from the departmental office.
    2. b.
      [countable] a piece of writing such as a book or play that you study for an examination or for research
      We’ll be analyzing the language of literary texts.
  2. 2
    [countable] a textbook
    history texts

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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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