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verb [transitive] accompany pronunciation in British English /əˈkʌmp(ə)ni/
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present tense
present participleaccompanying
past tenseaccompanied
past participleaccompanied
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  1. 1
    formal to go with someone to a place or event

    Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  2. 2
    [often passive] formal to happen or exist while something else is happening

    the poor social conditions that accompanied rapid industrialization



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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