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noun
  1. 1
    an idea or opinion among a number of others

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    1. b.
      the reason for something

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  2. 2
    an aspect or feature

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  3. 3
    a particular moment in time

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  4. 4
    a particular place

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    1. a.
      a position on a drawing or map

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  5. 6
    a very small area of light or color

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  6. 9
    the word for a decimal point, used when saying a number: 6.3 is said as "six point three"

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  7. 11
    British an electrical outlet

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