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informal talk between people
a friendly conversation
conversation about unimportant subjects, especially people’s private lives
continuous fast informal talk, usually about unimportant subjects
friendly conversation in which people tell jokes and laugh at each other
informal conversation about things that are not important
conversation that is full of clever and funny comments
ordinary conversations between people
a small electronic device which is taken into shops and links individual customers to advertisements …
a thick sweet liquid taken from maple trees and used as a sauce
the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards
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