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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyround down
he/she/itrounds down
present participlerounding down
past tenserounded down
past participlerounded down
  1. to reduce a number to the nearest whole number, or the nearest number ending in zero

    The total came to £10.04, but she rounded it down to £10.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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