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Fewer than half the starters will finish within four hours.
Tiger Woods was among the early starters.
I've always been a slow starter in the mornings.
Stuffed peppers make a good starter for a dinner party.
The pupils' own experiences can be a useful starter for discussion.
I'll give you the first three letters as a starter (=for you to guess the rest of the word).
For starters, we ought to explain why we're here.
£25? That'll do for starters.
For starters, it's too expensive.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of starter from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.