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Using a computer is so much quicker.
What type of soap do you use?
Using all his charm, he managed to persuade them.
Psychological tests are used for selection purposes.
Methane gas is used for heating and generating power.
I had to use a ski as a tent pole.
They used the recession as an excuse to get rid of workers.
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a part of an atom that moves around the nucleus (=centre) and has a negative electrical charge
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