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verb [transitive] computing favourite pronunciation in British English /ˈfeɪv(ə)rɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyfavourite
he/she/itfavourites
present participlefavouriting
past tensefavourited
past participlefavourited
  1. 1
    to mark something as a favourite on a social media site to show that you like it or agree with it
    The tweet has been favorited over 120,000 times.
  2. 2
    to mark a website or an item on a website so you can find it easily again
    You can favourite blog posts, articles, and other nuggets of info.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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