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verb [transitive] emulate pronunciation in British English /ˈemjʊleɪt/
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present tense
present participleemulating
past tenseemulated
past participleemulated
  1. 1
    formal to try to be like someone or something else, usually because you admire them
    a legal system that has been emulated all over the world

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 emulate pronunciation in British English /ˌemjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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