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adverb uk   us   /ˈmeɪn.li/
B1 usually or to a large degree: I mainly go to bed around midnight. The group is made up of mainly young people. They argued that the tax will mainly benefit the rich.
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in Korean 주로, 대부분…
in Arabic غالِبًا…
in Portuguese principalmente…
in Catalan principalment…
in Japanese 主に…
in Italian principalmente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 通常地, 主要地, 大部分地…
in Russian в основном, большей частью…
in Turkish çoğunlukla, başlıca, büyük oranda…
in Chinese (Simplified) 通常地, 主要地, 大部分地…
in Polish głównie…
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