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noun [uncountable]     learning pronunciation in British English
  1. the process of gaining knowledge and experience, for example by studying

    the oldest institute of learning in Europe

    a learning experience (=a situation in which you learn something about yourself, other people, or life in general):

    My summer job wasn’t fun but it was a real learning experience for me.

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a hatred of certain sounds, such as sniffling, mouth noises, breathing or lip smacking

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