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to officially give something to someone, or to decide that something can be used for a specific purpose
1) to give someone a job to do
2) to send someone to a particular place, especially in order for them to work there
1) the ability to do something
2) the amount of goods that a company can produce, or the amount of work it can do
to use a phrase or sentence from a piece of writing or speech, especially in order to support or prove something
a chemical substance that consists of two or more elements that together form a molecule. Each different compound has a fixed ratio of elements.
to ask for information or advice from someone who has special knowledge about a particular subject
1) to become less or worse
2) to say politely that you will not accept something or do something
1) to treat someone unfairly because of their religion, race, or other personal features
2) to recognize the difference between things
1) to allow something that is usually covered or hidden to be seen.
2) to fail to protect someone or something from something harmful or dangerous.
a federal country or system is one in which individual states make their own laws, but a national government is responsible for areas such as defence and foreign policy
1) relating to the basic nature or character of something
2) essential to the existence, development, or success of something
used before a statement that is connected to what you have just said and adds something to it
something that makes you want to do something or to work harder, because you know that you will benefit by doing this
the number of cases of an illness or a medical condition in a particular place, group, or situation
1) if a bird or animal migrates, it travels to another part of the world for warmer weather at a particular time of the year
2) to go to another place or country in order to find work
a government department in the UK and some other countries, or the building from which it operates
despite a fact or idea that you have just mentioned: used as a way of showing how a sentence, phrase, or word is related to what has already been said
1) to follow a course of activity
2) to try to achieve something
3) to chase someone or something in order to catch them
an amount of money that the government or another organization pays to help to reduce the cost of a product or service
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