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English definition of “below/under par”

below/under par

ill: Are you feeling a bit under par?Not fit and healthyThin or slender (of people) worse than the usual or expected standardWorse and worst
(Definition of below/under par from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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