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spartan

adjective uk   /ˈspɑː.tən/ us    /ˈspɑːr-/
simple and severe with no comfort: a spartan diet/meal spartan living conditions They lead a rather spartan life, with very few comforts and no luxuries.Plain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiring
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