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adverb     significantly pronunciation in British English
/sɪɡˈnɪfɪkəntli/
  1. 1
    by a large amount, or in a way that is easily noticeable

    As an organization, we’ve grown significantly.

    Significantly more people are injured at home than at work.

  2. 2
    in a way that is relevant or that has an important effect on something
  3. 3
    in a way that has a special meaning that only some people understand

    ‘We’ll talk later,’ he whispered significantly.

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