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The main entrance to the building is on George Street.
We eat our main meal of the day in the evening.
the main London to Edinburgh railway line
The main focus of her speech was on the new sales strategy.
We're here now – that's the main thing.
The main thing is that you're not injured.
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American English version of definition of main
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
any of the bones in your foot between your toes and your ankle
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of main from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.