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He took a book from the shelf.
The plates are on the top shelf.
Everything on our shelves is guaranteed fresh.
The company could have a software accounting package tailor-made, or buy one off the shelf.
In those days, women were considered to be on the shelf at 25.
Can we put that suggestion on the shelf for now?
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
a small sour red fruit that grows on a bush
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of shelf from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.