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verb [I or T] uk   /ˌdaʊnˈləʊd/ /ˈdaʊn.ləʊd/  us   /ˈdaʊn.loʊd/
A2 to copy or move programs or information into a computer's memory, especially from the internet or a larger computer
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noun uk   /ˈdaʊn.ləʊd/  us   /-loʊd/
B1 [C] a computer program or information that has been or can be copied into a computer's memory: a free download [U] the act or process of copying programs or information into a computer's memory: All of our products are available for download on our website.
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