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noun [countable] item pronunciation in British English /ˈaɪtəm/
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  1. 1
    an individual thing, usually one of several things in a group or on a list
    customers who pay high prices for luxury items
    item of: Repairs were carried out on several items of equipment.
    1. a.
      an individual subject that you are discussing or dealing with
      The main item on the agenda is the pay dispute.



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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