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adverb uk   /ˈnɔː.mə.li/ us    /ˈnɔːr-/
B2 If something happens normally, it happens in the usual or expected way: Are the phones working normally again?B1 mainly UK If you normally do something, you usually or regularly do it: She doesn't normally arrive until ten. Normally, I plan one or two days ahead.
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