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English definition of “master”

master

verb [T]     /ˈmɑːstər/
to learn how to do something well: to master a technique He lived for several years in Italy but never quite mastered the language .Knowing and learning
(Definition of master verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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