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English definition of “vacate”

vacate

verb [T] uk   /vəˈkeɪt/ /veɪ-/ formal us  
to leave a room, building, chair, etc. so that it is available for other people: Hotel guests are requested to vacate their rooms by noon. Denis vacates his job at the end of the week.
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