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the process of recognizing written or printed words and understanding their meaning
relating to the process of reading
someone who reads, especially someone who reads a particular newspaper, book, or magazine
someone who reads, especially books
someone who reads in a particular way or with a particular level of skill
the act of reading or studying a book, newspaper, document etc
an act of reading something very quickly, in order to get a general idea of its meaning or to find particular information
an act of reading something, or a period of time spent reading something
the group or number of people who read a particular newspaper, book, or magazine
easy and pleasant to read
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to allow someone to do something, or to allow something to happen
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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