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  1. the differences in opportunity and achievement between men and women in areas such as employment, education, health and politics

    The UK has slipped from 18th to 26th in the rankings of the Global Gender Gap Report, part of a steady decline from the forum’s inaugural league table in 2006.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/10/2014


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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