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English definition of “ago”

ago

adverb [only after n, not gradable]  /əˈɡoʊ/ us  
back in the past; back in time from the present: That was a few years ago. Your mother called about an hour ago. Some time ago I read a book about that. Are you still seeing Vivian? No, we stopped seeing each other a long time ago.
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