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several

determiner, pronoun uk   /ˈsev.ər.əl/ us    /-ɚ-/
A2 some; an amount that is not exact but is fewer than many: I've seen 'Gone with the Wind' several times. Several people have complained about the plans. Several of my friends are learning English at language schools in Cambridge.

several

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈsev.ər.əl/ us    /-ɚ-/ formal
separate or different: We are striving to reach an agreement which will satisfy the several interests of the parties concerned.
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