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adjective cautious pronunciation in British English /ˈkɔːʃəs/
  1. careful to avoid problems or danger
    Perhaps a more cautious approach would bring better results.
    The new principal gave a cautious welcome to developments in the neighbourhood (=was pleased but careful not to be too excited).
    cautious about doing something: Companies seem cautious about investing (=are unwilling to invest) money in research and development.

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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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