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noun pool pronunciation in British English /puːl/
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  1. 1
    [countable] a small area of still liquid
    The water collected in a little pool at the bottom of the cliff.
    pool of: a muddy road dotted with pools of rainwater
    a pool of blood
  2. 3
    [countable] a small area of light
    pool of: The sun cast a small pool of light on the dirty floor.


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