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careless

view main entry for careless adjective  /ˈkerləs/
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carelessly

  adverb
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carelessness

  noun [uncountable]
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free-from

used to describe foods which don't contain ingredients such as wheat, dairy products etc …

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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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