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English definition of “from”

from

preposition (PLACE)   /frʌm, frɑm, frəm/
used to show the place where someone or something starts moving or traveling: He took a handkerchief from his pocket. She ran away from home. The boy cried and cried, rocking from side to side (= to the left and right).
(Definition of from preposition (PLACE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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