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to say something during a conversation, but not discuss it much or give many details
to mention someone or something when you are speaking or writing
to be mentioned and need to be considered
to mention something so that it can be discussed
to mention someone or something in an indirect way
to mention something when you are talking or writing
to mention a piece of information as a possibility
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a share of the profits of a company, paid once or twice a year to the people who own the...
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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