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English definition of “caution”

caution

noun [U] (CARE)    /ˈkɔː.ʃən/ US  /ˈkɑː-/
C1 great care and attention: We need to proceed with/exercise caution (= be careful in taking action, making decisions, etc.) They treated the story of his escape with (some/great/extreme) caution (= thought that it might not be true).Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
(Definition of caution noun (CARE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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