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  1. 3
    mainly journalism if war, disease, or an accident claims someone's life, they die as a result of it

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  2. 4
    to need something such as your attention or time

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  3. 5
    mainly journalism to win something such as a prize or a top position in a sport

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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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