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Polish translation of “retain”


verb [T]     /rɪˈteɪn/
to continue to keep something
zatrzymywać, zachowywać
The council will retain control of the school.Keeping and storing things
(Definition of retain verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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