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She's trying to find a better job.
The results were better than we had expected.
The situation is unlikely to get better in the foreseeable future.
I can think of far better ways of spending a million pounds.
There was a growing economic crisis in Asia, and things were no better in Europe.
You shouldn't go back to school until you're completely better.
I had a dreadful cold, but I'm better now.
If you want to get better, you must take your medicine.
She's a little better today, but I think she should stay in bed.
You'll feel better when you've had something to eat.
Is your headache any better?
I had a good rest, and I'm feeling a lot better for it.
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a part of an atom that moves around the nucleus (=centre) and has a negative electrical charge
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