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  1. legal legally responsible for causing damage or injury to a particular person, so that you have to pay something to them

    She was held to be liable to the claimants for the libellous statement published in the previous issue of the magazine.

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the practice of looking at a product online before going to a conventional store to buy it

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a person who has or claims to have a lot of influence

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