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adverb fully pronunciation in British English /ˈfʊli/
  1. 1
    He was lying on the bed, fully dressed.
    I did not fully appreciate the seriousness of the situation.
    She still hasn’t fully recovered from her shoulder injury.
  2. 2
    thoroughly and in detail
    The report did not fully explain the reasons for their son’s death.


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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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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