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to become smaller in size
if a substance such as metal contracts, it becomes smaller
to make something smaller or firmer by pressing it, or to become smaller or firmer in this way
to become smaller in number, amount, or size
if part of an object or animal retracts, or if it is retracted, it is pulled backwards or inside it
to become bigger or stronger and then smaller or weaker
the process of becoming smaller in size
the process of becoming smaller
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
in South Asia, a place in the street where people can use computers or the Internet, for example...
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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