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adjective classic pronunciation in British English /ˈklæsɪk/
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  1. 1
    [usually before noun] completely typical
    She was displaying classic symptoms of shock.
    a classic example/case: Their romance is a classic case of opposites attracting.
  2. 2
    [usually before noun] a classic song, book, play, television programme etc is very good and has been popular and had a lot of influence for a long time
    William Golding’s classic novel Lord of the Flies
  3. 4
    extremely good
    It wasn’t a classic game, but it was pretty entertaining.


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