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noun [uncountable] literacy pronunciation in British English /ˈlɪt(ə)rəsi/
  1. the ability to read and write

    Teachers have been asked to concentrate on literacy and numeracy.

    adult literacy classes (=for adults who cannot read or write well)



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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