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English definition of “palindrome”

palindrome

noun [C] uk   /ˈpæl.ɪn.drəʊm/ us    /-droʊm/
a word or group of words that is the same when you read it forwards from the beginning or backwards from the end: "Refer" and "level" are palindromes.
(Definition of palindrome from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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