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handleverb [T]

 us   /ˈhæn·dəl/

handle verb [T] (TOUCH)

to lift something and touch, hold, or move it with your hands: Please handle the old photographs carefully.

handle verb [T] (DEAL WITH)

to deal with, have responsibility for, or be in charge of something: Who handles the marketing in your company? Some managers have no idea how to handle people.

handlenoun [C]

 us   /ˈhæn·dəl/

handle noun [C] (TOUCH)

a part of an object designed for holding, moving, or carrying the object: the handle of a shovel I can’t pick the pot up – the handle’s too hot.
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