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a particular subject, type of activity etc
a subject that you study, or a type of work that you do
a subject that people study, especially at a university
a particular area of activity or life
a particular area of interest, activity, work etc that is one of many parts of life
an area of knowledge, study, or experience
a particular interest or activity, and the people and places that are involved in it
a particular part of a wider subject that someone concentrates on or is an expert in
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a card game played with two packs of cards
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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Free thesaurus definition of general words for areas of study interest or activity from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.