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property

noun  /ˈprɑp·ər·t̬i/ us  

property noun (THINGS OWNED)

[C/U] a thing or things owned by someone; a possession or possessions: [U] The books are the property of the public library. [C/U] Property is also land and buildings: [C] He owns some valuable waterfront properties.

property noun (QUALITY)

[C] a quality that something has: Wool has excellent properties for clothing, since it can keep you warm while letting air in. science [C] A property is also a particular physical or chemical characteristic of a substance.
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