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to come out of something or out from behind something
to appear very quickly or suddenly
to appear or to be produced suddenly and quickly
to happen suddenly or unexpectedly
used about things that suddenly arrive or appear
to happen or appear somewhere suddenly or unexpectedly
to appear suddenly and unexpectedly
to start suddenly with a lot of violence or noise
to be present or happen for a limited time and then stop
if something that was hidden breaks through something, it appears through it
a small electronic device which is taken into shops and links individual customers to advertisements …
the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...
the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards
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