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bridge

noun
 
 
/brɪdʒ/
STRUCTURE [C] A2 a structure that is built over a river, road, etc so that people or vehicles can go across it: to go across/over a bridge Brooklyn BridgeBridges
CONNECTION [C] something that connects two groups, organizations, etc and improves the relationship between them: After the war they tried to build bridges with neighbouring countries.Linking and relatingRegarding and concerning
the bridge of your nose the hard part of your nose between your eyesThe nose
the bridge the raised area of a ship where the controls areParts of ships and boats
GAME [U] a card game for four playersCard games
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