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adverb partly pronunciation in British English /ˈpɑː(r)tli/
  1. to some degree, but not completely
    I’ll admit I was partly to blame.
    She was shaking all over, partly because she was so angry with Oliver and partly because she was so afraid.
    Inflation has remained low, partly as a result of cheaper imports.


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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