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noun [countable]     token pronunciation in American English
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  1. 2
    formal something that you do for someone or that you give them as a way of showing your feelings toward them
    a token of your appreciation/gratitude/thanks etc.:

    He brought her some flowers as a token of his thanks.

  2. 3
    British a gift certificate

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