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going straight to a place and not stopping or changing direction on the way there
moving forwards or progressing
moving towards you
moving, pointing, or looking towards a place in front of you
moving near to someone or something and then stopping
moving in the direction in front of you
moving towards something and hitting it
used for saying in which direction someone or something is going, facing, or looking
travelling towards a place
from all directions towards one object or person
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a bird with a long thin beak that lives mainly in wet areas
an afternoon full of crafts
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