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    if the sun, moon, or stars come up, they start to appear in the sky

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    if your ticket or name comes up in a lottery or similar game, it is chosen as a winner

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    if a plant comes up, it starts to appear above the ground

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    to be judged in a court of law

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food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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