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English definition of “blip”

blip

noun [C]     /blɪp/
a small spot of light , sometimes with a short , sharp sound , that appears on a computer screen Quantities and units of light a temporary change that does not have any special meaning : Last month's rise in inflation was described by the chancellor as only a blip.Change and changes
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