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English definition of “text”

text

noun [C/U]  /tekst/ us  

text noun [C/U] (writing)

written or printed material: [U] The text is based on Irish legends.

text

verb [T]  /tekst/ us  

text verb [T] (send)

to send a text message: If I texted him and didn't see a response within 15 minutes, I would worry.
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