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A nationwide hunt has been launched for the missing child.
The detective leading the murder hunt called the crime senseless.
The hunt for a cure for cancer continues.
a lion hunt
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a type of cake shaped like a tube with chocolate on top and cream inside
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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Definition of hunt from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.