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verb [T]    /ˈmæs·tərˌmɑɪnd/
to plan and direct a difficult activity: Oliver masterminded the takeover of his top business competitor. mastermind    /ˈmæs·tərˌmɑɪnd/ noun [C] The mastermind behind the escape has never been identified.
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