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There was a long queue and no one behind the counter.
a cheese counter
the casino's high-speed coin counters
a rev counter
a counter to unfair criticism
They sell pornography under the counter to customers.
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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
the bone at the front of your lower leg, between your knee and your ankle. A more usual word is...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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Definition of counter from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.