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English definition of “pose”

pose

verb [T] (CAUSE)   /poʊz/
to cause something, esp . a problem or difficulty : Does this defendant really pose a threat to the community ? To pose a question is to bring attention to a problem , often in the form of a question : Joanna poses the question , "How do we accomplish these goals ?"
(Definition of pose verb (CAUSE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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