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English

noun [U, not gradable]  /ˈɪŋ·ɡlɪʃ, -lɪʃ/ us  
the language of the United Kingdom and the United States, used also in many other parts of the world: American/British/Canadian/Australian English English English is also a subject in school where you study the English language, literature, and writing.
(Definition of English from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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