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all the facts that someone knows about a particular subject
knowledge about a particular subject, process, or situation
knowledge or facts about someone or something
knowledge and skill that is gained through time spent doing a job or activity
special skill or knowledge that you get from experience, training, or study
knowledge or understanding of a subject, issue, or situation
a natural understanding of something, and a natural reaction to it
the knowledge or understanding that something exists or is important
knowledge of something because you have learnt about it or experienced it before
traditional knowledge about nature and their culture that people get from their parents and other older people, not from books
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
a red fruit from West Africa and the Caribbean that is eaten as a vegetable and grows on an ackee...
an electric skateboard
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