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adjective linguistics intransitive pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈtrænsətɪv/
  1. an intransitive verb has no direct object, for examplearrive’, ‘escape’, ‘occur’, ‘fall’, and ‘scream’. In the sentence ‘She grew up in Bristol’, the verbgrow up’ is intransitive.

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 intransitive pronunciation in British English /ɪnˌtrænsəˈtɪvəti/ noun [uncountable]

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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