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English definition of “pose”

pose

verb [T] (ASK)    /pəʊz/ US  /poʊz/
C2 to ask a question , especially in a formal situation such as a meeting : Can we go back to the question that Helena posed earlier ?Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
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