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noun     revelation pronunciation in British English
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  1. 2
    [singular] a surprising and enjoyable experience that makes you realize something that you previously had not known

    His piano-playing was a revelation.

  2. 3
    [countable/uncountable] the process of letting people know or see something that was previously hidden or secret

    the gradual revelation of her talent

  3. 4
    [countable] a message that is believed to have come from God


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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