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English definition of “gain”


noun [C, U]     /ɡeɪn/
POSITIVE THING C1 something useful or positive that you get: financial gain Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
INCREASE C1 an increase in something such as size , weight , or amount Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
(Definition of gain noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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