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The government is keen to avoid further conflict with the unions.
We are very keen to encourage more local employers to work with us.
The captain wasn't keen on having him in the team.
Of course I'm keen for him to be successful.
Vultures are known for their extremely keen eyesight.
I have a very keen sense of smell.
This is the British English definition of keen. View American English definition of keen.
someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes
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