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English definition of “course”

course

verb [I usually + adv/prep]     /kɔːs/ US  /kɔːrs/ formal
to flow quickly or in large amounts : Tears were coursing down his cheeks . You could almost hear the blood coursing through her veins as she passed the finishing line .figurative A new wave of idealism is coursing through our schools .Movement of liquids
(Definition of course verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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