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English definition of “caution”

caution

noun [C]    /ˈkɔ·ʃən/
a warning: It’s a good time to invest, he said, but a word of caution is in order. cautionary    /ˈkɔ·ʃəˌner·i/ adjective Some saw the fatal crash as a cautionary tale about the use of cell phones while driving.
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