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prodigal

view main entry for prodigal adjective formal  /ˈprɑdɪɡ(ə)l/
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prodigality

  /ˌprɑdɪˈɡæləti/ noun [uncountable]
British English pronunciation: prodigalityClick to listen to the pronunciation of prodigality

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