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adjective symptomatic pronunciation in British English /ˌsɪmptəˈmætɪk/
  1. 1
    formal showing the existence of a problem or of a bad situation
    symptomatic of:

    The dispute is symptomatic of tensions that exist within the union.

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 symptomatic pronunciation in British English /ˌsɪmptəˈmætɪkli/ adverb

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