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English definition of “space”

space

verb [T]     /speɪs/
to arrange things or people so that there is some distance or time between them: That page looks badly spaced (= there is too much/too little distance between the lines or words). The flowers were spaced (out) evenly (= planted at equal distances) beside the path. If you're in financial difficulty, we're happy to let you space (out) your payments (= pay in smaller amounts over a longer period of time) over two years.Placing and positioning an object
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