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noun [uncountable] formal     avarice pronunciation in British English
  1. a strong feeling that you want to have a lot of money and possessions and keep them for yourself

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     avaricious pronunciation in British English
/ˌævəˈrɪʃəs/ adjective


     avariciously pronunciation in British English
/ˌævəˈrɪʃəsli/ adverb

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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