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English definition of “browse”

browse

verb     /braʊz/
INTERNET [I, T] B2 to look at information on the Internet : to browse the Internet / Web ReadingInternet terminology and abbreviations
READ [I] B2 to read a book , magazine , etc in a relaxed way and not in detail : She browsed through some travel brochures looking for ideas .Reading
SHOP [I] to walk around a shop and look at things without buying anything: I love browsing around bookshops .Buying and selling in general
(Definition of browse verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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