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English definition of “exist”

exist

verb [I]     /ɪɡˈzɪst/
BE REAL B1 to be real or present : Do you think that fairies exist? Poverty still exists in this country .Existing and beingLife and living
LIVE to live in difficult conditions : You can't exist without water for more than a week .Existing and beingLife and living
(Definition of exist verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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