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verb     tab pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participletabbing
past tensetabbed
past participletabbed
  1. 1
    [transitive] to fix a small label to something such as clothing or a page or document
  2. 2
    [intransitive] computing to press the tab on a computer keyboard
  3. 3
    [transitive] [usually passive] American to choose someone for a particular job, responsibility, or honour
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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