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English definition of “pool”

pool

noun (LIQUID)    /puːl/
B2 [C] a small area of usually still water: We looked for crabs in the rock pools along the seashore.Inland waters B2 [C] a small amount of liquid on a surface: a pool of blood/oilfigurative a pool of lightWater in general A2 [C] a swimming pool: I spent most of my holiday lying/sunbathing by the pool.Swimming
(Definition of pool noun (LIQUID) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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