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renewable

adjective uk   /rɪˈnjuː.ə.bl̩/ us    /-ˈnuː-/
C1 Renewable forms of energy can be produced as quickly as they are used: renewable energy sources such as wind and wave powerC2 If an official document is renewable, its use can be continued for an extra period of time: a renewable passport/contract
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