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  1. a number equal to a particular number of people, things etc
    as many...(as) as:

    Jason has a lot of friends, but I think I have as many as him.

    as many something as:

    They try to interview as many candidates as possible.

    half/twice/three times etc as many:

    This year we had twice as many visitors as in previous years.

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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