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  1. used instead of mentioning more of a similar type of thing that has already been mentioned

    They have a right to their own culture, their own religion, their own language, and so on.

    Employees were always complaining about their wages, their working conditions, and so forth.

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a medical test in which blood cells are taken from the body and examined to find out if they are healthy

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someone on a film set who takes care of plants, trees, and other various landscaping materials like rocks, gravel, sand, etc.

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