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noun [uncountable] impolite crap pronunciation in American English /kræp/
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  1. 1
    She was talking crap, as usual.
    His explanation was a bunch of crap.
    be full of crap (=often talk nonsense): Don’t listen to him – he’s full of crap.
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  2. 2
    something that is of bad quality
    I’m tired of eating the crap they serve in the cafeteria.
    1. a.
      things that are useless, not wanted, or not important
      You wouldn’t believe the amount of crap he’s got in his room.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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