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English definition of “allow”

allow

verb [T] (MAKE AVAILABLE)   /əˈlɑʊ/
to make it possible for something to be done or to happen: He didn’t allow enough time to finish the test. Be sure to allow room in your bags for the souvenirs you’ll want to bring home.
(Definition of allow verb (MAKE AVAILABLE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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