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determiner uk   strong /jɔːr/  us   /jʊr/ weak /r/  //

your determiner (PERSON/PEOPLE ADDRESSED)

A1 belonging or relating to the person or group of people being spoken or written to: Is this your bag? It's not your fault. Your mother is driving me crazy. What's your problem?
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your determiner (PEOPLE GENERALLY)

B1 belonging or relating to people generally: Of course you want the best for your children. Garlic is good for your blood. informal said before a typical example of something is given: This isn't your usual science fiction novel, but then Brinkworth isn't exactly your typical author.
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