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English definition of “significantly”

significantly

adverb (IMPORTANT)    /sɪɡˈnɪf.ɪ.kənt.li/
B2 in a way that is easy to see or by a large amount: My piano playing has improved significantly since I've had a new teacher.Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
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