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adjective well-known pronunciation in American English
  1. known by many people or by the people involved in a particular situation
    It’s a well-known fact that he shares business interests with them.
    well-known for: Though most well-known for her TV work, she’s accepted a role in the movie.
    well-known to/in: Our argument against the merger is well known to the company.


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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