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verb list pronunciation in British English /lɪst/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlelisting
past tenselisted
past participlelisted
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  1. 1
    [transitive] [often passive] to mention or write a list of things, one after another
    The ingredients in food must be listed on the packet.
    The results are listed in the table on page 26.
    Chris lists his hobbies as cycling, gardening, and chess.
    1. a.
      [usually passive] to publish a telephone number as part of a list in a book
      Their number is not listed.
  2. 3
    [intransitive] an old word meaning tolisten


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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