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English definition of “absence makes the heart grow fonder”

absence makes the heart grow fonder

saying
This means that when people we love are not with us, we love them even more.
(Definition of absence makes the heart grow fonder from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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