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preposition uk   strong /pɜːr/  us   /pɝː/ weak /r/  //
A2 used when expressing rates, prices, or measurements to mean "for each": The meal will cost $20 per person. The car was travelling at 70 miles per hour (70 mph). There are more cafés per square mile here than anywhere else in the country.
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in Arabic لكُلّ…
in Korean 당…
in Malaysian se, bagi setiap…
in French par…
in Turkish her biri, her biri için, başına…
in Italian per, a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 每,每一…
in Russian в, на, за (определенную единицу)…
in Polish na, za…
in Vietnamese mỗi, cho mỗi…
in Spanish por, a la…
in Portuguese por…
in Thai แต่ละ, ต่อหนึ่ง…
in German pro…
in Catalan per…
in Japanese ~当たり, ~につき…
in Indonesian setiap…
in Chinese (Simplified) 每,每一…
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