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verb [intransitive/transitive] motion pronunciation in British English /ˈməʊʃ(ə)n/
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present tense
present participlemotioning
past tensemotioned
past participlemotioned
  1. to move your hand or head in a particular direction, for example to point somewhere or to get someones attention
    Sam motioned them away.
    motion (for) someone to do something: He motioned for the waiter to bring the bill.


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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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