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noun     slate pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] a type of dark grey stone that breaks easily into flat thin pieces
    1. a.
      [countable] a single flat piece of slate that is used with others for covering a roof
  2. 2
    [countable] American a list of people who are trying to win an election


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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