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verb [transitive] underscore pronunciation in British English /ˌʌndə(r)ˈskɔː(r)/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyunderscore
he/she/itunderscores
present participleunderscoring
past tenseunderscored
past participleunderscored
  1. 2
    to emphasize something, or to show that it is important

    The study underscores the importance of early diagnosis.

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