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The study shows an increase in the disease among the elderly.
The test results show that he could not have committed the murder.
Accidents like this show what can happen when drivers are not alert.
Smoking has been shown to increase the risk of getting lung cancer.
As has been shown by our study, young people are less likely to vote.
The drug has shown itself to be an effective treatment for depression.
Members receive a detailed map showing all the major tourist attractions.
The temperature is shown on the diagram by a red line.
Chemical changes are shown on the chart as small circles.
Try to show an interest in the customer's needs.
men who find it difficult to show their emotions
The gift is intended to show our appreciation for all your hard work.
The government has shown that it is not willing to compromise.
They have shown what they think of our suggestion.
This is the first time the painting has been shown to the public.
I couldn't wait to show him the letter.
The display is designed to show the dresses to advantage.
A young girl showed me how to operate the machine.
Can you show me the right way to do this?
They managed to fix it so that the break wouldn't show.
She had chosen a colour that really showed the dirt.
They used the cheapest materials they could find, and it shows.
This is the British English definition of show. View American English definition of show.
a sweet brown food eaten as a sweet or used for flavouring other food
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