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This is the American English pronunciation of detect.
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to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
the sail behind the main sail on a ship
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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American pronunciation of detect from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.