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English definition of “exchange”

exchange

noun (GIVING AND GETTING)    /ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ/
B1 [C or U] the act of giving something to someone and them giving you something else: an exchange of ideas/information They were given food and shelter in exchange for work. She proposes an exchange of contracts at two o'clock. Several people were killed during the exchange of gunfire.Replacing and exchanging
(Definition of exchange noun (GIVING AND GETTING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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