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English definition of “clause”

clause

noun [C]     /klɔːz/
LAW a part of a legal document: a clause in a contractOfficial documentsRules and laws
GRAMMAR B2 a group of words containing a subject and a verb, that is usually only part of a sentence → See also relative clause, subordinate clauseSentences and expressions
(Definition of clause noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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