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reminder

noun [C]     /rɪˈmaɪn.dər/ US  /-dɚ/
C1 a written or spoken message that reminds someone to do something: If he forgot to pay his rent, his landlady would send him a reminder. [+ to infinitive] Mum sent me off with a final reminder to be back before 11 p.m.Remembering, reminding and reminders
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