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  1. 1
    the process of recognizing written or printed words and understanding their meaning

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    1. a.
      relating to the process of reading

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  2. 2
    the act of reading or studying a book, newspaper, document etc

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  3. 3
    something that you read

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  4. 4
    an event at which someone reads something to a group of people

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