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English definition of “address”

address

verb [T] (SPEAK TO)    /əˈdres/ formal
C2 to speak or write to someone: He addressed a few introductory remarks to the audience. He likes to be addressed as "Sir" or "Mr Partridge".Lecturing and addressing
(Definition of address verb (SPEAK TO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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