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appeal

noun [U] (QUALITY)    /əˈpiːl/
B2 the quality in someone or something that makes them attractive or interesting: sex appeal Spielberg films have a wide appeal. This used to be a marvellous hotel but it has lost its appeal in recent years.Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
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