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noun [countable]     rider pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    someone who rides on an animal such as a horse, or on a vehicle such as a bicycle or motorcycle
  2. 2
    something that is added to what has been stated, in order to limit it
  3. 3
    an addition to an official document or new law

    a rider forbidding actions that could harm the environment

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    a document that sets out all the things a performer will need before, during and after the performance, including technical specifications for the equipment and food

    The 80s were, perhaps, the golden age of the rider. This was when Iggy Pop drew up his 18-page parody, which includedCauliflower/broccoli, cut into individual florets and thrown immediately into the garbage.”

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 12/02/2015


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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