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He was aided in his research by the fact that Coleridge had kept very detailed records.
Gentle exercise aids the circulation of blood around the body.
Vitamin C aids in the absorption of iron.
They appealed for more money to aid the homeless.
He was charged with aiding and abetting a wanted criminal.
This is the British English definition of aid. View American English definition of aid.
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