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English definition of “query”

query

noun [C]     /ˈkwɪə.ri/ US  /ˈkwɪr.i/
B2 a question , often expressing doubt about something or looking for an answer from an authority : If you have any queries about your treatment , the doctor will answer them.Suspecting and questioningQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriosity
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