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adverb deep pronunciation in British English /diːp/
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  1. 1
    a long way down from the top or the surface
    men who work deep under the ground
    deep below the ocean’s surface
  2. 2
    a long way into something
    They continued deep into the forest.
  3. 3
    if people or things are two deep, three deep etc, there are two, three etc rows of them behind or on top of one another
    People were standing three deep at the side of the road to watch the procession.

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