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useful

adjective uk   us   /ˈjuːs.fəl/
A2 effective; helping you to do or achieve something: A good knife is probably one of the most useful things you can have in a kitchen. Do the exercises serve any useful purpose?
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in Korean 유용한…
in Arabic مُفيد…
in Portuguese útil…
in Catalan útil…
in Japanese 役に立つ…
in Italian utile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有用的,有效的, 有助益的…
in Russian полезный…
in Turkish faydalı, yararlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有用的,有效的, 有帮助的…
in Polish użyteczny, przydatny…
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