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preposition
  1. 2
    touching or hitting someone/something
    1. a.
      touching or hitting the surface of something

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    directed toward or affecting someone/something in a negative way
    1. a.
      used for stating who is harmed or affected by something

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    2. b.
      used for stating who someone dislikes or feels angry toward

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  3. 5
    used for stating what is causing harm or affecting someone or something

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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