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Ali was famed for his lightning reactions and ready wit.
These guys move around at lightning speed.
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a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices
a period of time spent asking people for their opinions or support
a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something
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