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Requests for visas will be dealt with immediately.
Three banks have already refused his request for a loan.
A formal request for a ballot has been granted.
He spent the entire evening at the piano playing requests.
I'm off to the supermarket – any requests?
No photographs of the girl were printed, at the request of her family.
Evening meals are available on request.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of request from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.