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English definition of “consider”

consider

verb [T] (CARE ABOUT)   /kənˈsɪd·ər/
to care about or respect: Before raising the admission prices, consider the fans.
(Definition of consider verb (CARE ABOUT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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