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adjective universal pronunciation in British English /ˌjuːnɪˈvɜː(r)s(ə)l/
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    involving or affecting everyone in the world
    universal human rights
    the universal language of music
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      involving all the members of a group or society
      The proposal has not met with universal agreement.
      The Act provided for universal free education.

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 universal pronunciation in British English /ˌjuːnɪvɜː(r)ˈsæləti/ noun [uncountable]


He’s universally known as Charlie.


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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