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luxury yachts at anchor in the port
We dropped anchor off the coast of Norway.
She's been lured away from ABC News to become anchor of a new nightly current affairs show.
The exchange rate should be an anchor in inflation control.
Bates is the emotional anchor of the film.
The development has Marks and Spencer as the anchor store.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of anchor from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.