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noun [countable] British     smoke alarm pronunciation in British English
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singularsmoke alarm
pluralsmoke alarms
  1. a piece of equipment that makes a loud noise when there is smoke in a room, used for warning people that there is a fire in the building
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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