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English definition of “dedication”

dedication

noun [U] (TIME/ENERGY)    /ˌded.ɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
C1 the willingness to give a lot of time and energy to something because it is important: He has always shown great dedication to the cause. She thanked the staff for their dedication and enthusiasm.Loyal, faithful and dependable
(Definition of dedication noun (TIME/ENERGY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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