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He has written several articles for The Times.
We ran an article about her in our magazine.
The shop sells small household articles.
She left articles of clothing all around the living room.
Article 180 states that one third of the members must be women.
She is doing her articles with a firm of architects in Guildford.
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a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team
using sarcasm to upset someone or to show anger
a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation
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Definition of article from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.