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a short time when someone stops doing something before starting again
a period of time between two events
a temporary or permanent stop in a process
a situation in which something happens later or more slowly than you expected
a short period of time between two longer periods
a time at which one thing ends completely and a new thing begins
a time during which something interrupts a process or activity
a short time between periods of work in an official organization, especially a court or parliament
a short break in the middle of a play, film, concert etc
a period of time in which you are allowed to change your mind about a contract or agreement that you have signed
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
not skilful or sensitive
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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