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verb [intransitive]     default pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participledefaulting
past tensedefaulted
past participledefaulted
  1. 1
    to fail to pay money that you owe

    If you default on your payments, the bank will be forced to repossess your car.

  2. 2
    legal to fail to appear in a court of law when you have been ordered to
  3. 3
    to fail to take part in a game or competition when you have agreed to

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noun [countable]
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deep learning

a form of machine learning which incorporates the use of neural networks

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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