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Cost was the determining factor.
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English version of definition of determining
a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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American definition of determining from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.