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  • transitive verb To mention briefly, or in passing.

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  • verb transitive, idiomatic to briefly mention.

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  • verb refer to or discuss briefly
  • verb be relevant to
  • verb restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
  • verb have an effect upon


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