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extent

noun
 
 
/ɪkˈstent/
B2 [no plural] the size or importance of something: They are just beginning to realize the full extent of the damage. Her face was injured to such an extent (= so much) that he didn't recognize her.General words for size and amount
to some extent/to a certain extent B2 in some ways: I was, to some extent, responsible for the accident.Some and quite
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