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used when mentioning conditions that make something more relevant, important, or true
in a particular way, or for a particular purpose
used for emphasizing that something refers especially to one specific person, thing, or situation
formal especially: used for introducing a good example of something
used for showing that what you are saying applies to one person or thing more than others
for a particular purpose or for a particular person
used for referring to something that is more important than any of the other things you could mention
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
in golf, a small wooden or plastic object that you push into the ground and place the ball on so...
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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