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  1. 1
    used for suggesting that you and one or more other people should find the answer to something
    let’s see if/whether:

    Let’s see if it works.

  2. 2
    spoken used for saying that you need a moment to think about something

    Let’s see – where was I?

  3. 3
    used for asking someone to show you something

    Let’s see what you’ve got there.

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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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