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  1. 1
    a loud shout to someone who is not near you

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  2. 3
    the sound that an animal usually makes

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  3. 5
    a formal or public request that something should happen

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    1. a.
      a request that someone pay back money they were lent

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  4. 6
    old-fashioned a short visit to someone, especially to their home

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  5. 10
    a statement of which of the four suits of cards will be trump (=cards with a higher value) in a card game

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