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English definition of “expression”

expression

noun [C] (WORDS)    /ɪkˈspreʃ.ən/
B2 a word or group of words used in a particular situation or by particular people : He uses a lot of unusual expressions. "A can of worms " is an expression that means Sentences and expressions
(Definition of expression noun (WORDS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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