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English definition of “cram”

cram

verb  /kræm/ (-mm-) us  

cram verb (FORCE)

[T always + adv/prep] to force something into a small space, or to fill an area with people: Six children were crammed into the back of the car.

cram verb (LEARN QUICKLY)

[I] to try to learn a lot very quickly before an exam: She’s cramming for her history exam.
(Definition of cram from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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