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used for saying where information or ideas have come from
according to what governments or people in authority say, although it may not be true
used for saying what someone believes
according to what people say
according to what people say publicly, although they know it is not true
according to someone’s way of considering or understanding a situation
according to the way that someone views or understands a situation
according to what you yourself have said
according to someone’s way of thinking about a situation
in someone’s opinion
when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available
a dance in which a pair of dancers turns continuously while moving around the dance floor
a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users
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