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English definition of “pool”

pool

noun [C] (COLLECTION)    /puːl/
a number of people or a quantity of a particular thing, such as money , collected together for shared use by several people or organizations : Patrick crashed a Ford that he'd borrowed from the car pool at work . As unemployment rises , the pool of cheap labour increases .Groups and collections of thingsVariety and mixturesGeneral words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
(Definition of pool noun (COLLECTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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