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extra

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈekstrə/
MORE B1 something that costs more when you buy goods or pay for a service: The hi-fi comes with optional extras such as headphones and remote control.Also, extra, and in addition
ACTOR an actor in a film who does not have a main part and usually plays someone in a crowdActors and performers
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