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English definition of “underneath”

underneath

preposition, adverb     /ˌʌn.dəˈniːθ/ US  /-dɚ-/
B1 under or below: The tunnel goes right underneath the city. They found a bomb underneath the car. Underneath that shy exterior, she's actually a very warm person. He was wearing a garish T-shirt underneath his shirt.Under and below
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