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paragraph

noun [C] uk   /ˈpær.ə.ɡrɑːf/  us   /ˈper.ə.ɡræf/ (written abbreviation para)
B1 a short part of a text, consisting of at least one sentence and beginning on a new line. It usually deals with a single event, description, idea, etc.
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in Arabic فَقَرة…
in Korean 문단…
in Malaysian perenggan…
in French paragraphe…
in Turkish paragraf…
in Italian paragrafo, capoverso…
in Chinese (Traditional) (文章的)段,段落…
in Russian абзац…
in Polish akapit…
in Vietnamese đoạn văn…
in Spanish párrafo…
in Portuguese parágrafo…
in Thai ย่อหน้า…
in German der Abschnitt, der Paragraph…
in Catalan paràgraf…
in Japanese 段落, パラグラフ…
in Indonesian paragraf…
in Chinese (Simplified) (文章的)段,段落…
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