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adjective unfavourable pronunciation in British English /ʌnˈfeɪv(ə)rəb(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    not positive, or not showing approval
    The report makes unfavourable comparisons with the system used in France.
    His business methods have attracted plenty of unfavourable comments.
  2. 2
    an unfavourable situation or set of conditions is one that involves difficult problems and makes success harder to achieve
    They had finally gained independence, but on very unfavourable terms.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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