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diverse

adjective uk   /daɪˈvɜːs/ us    /dɪˈvɝːs/
B2 including many different types of people or things: Students from countries as diverse as Colombia and Lithuania use Cambridge textbooks. New York is a very culturally/ethnically diverse city. very different from each other: We hold very diverse views on the topic.
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in Korean 다양한…
in Arabic مُتنَوّع…
in French divers…
in Turkish çeşitli, türlü, farklı türleri barındıran…
in Italian vario…
in Chinese (Traditional) 各種的, 不同的…
in Russian разнообразный…
in Polish różnorodny…
in Spanish diverso, variado…
in Portuguese diverso, diversificado…
in German verschieden…
in Catalan divers…
in Japanese 多様な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 各种的, 不同的…
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