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English definition of “request”

request

noun [C, U]     /rɪˈkwest/
B1 a question which politely or officially asks for something: His doctor made an urgent request for a copy of the report. An application form is available on request (= if you ask for it). A clause was added to the contract at his request (= because he asked).Making appeals and requests
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