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English definition of “void”

void

noun     /vɔɪd/
[C usually singular] a large hole or empty space : She stood at the edge of the chasm and stared into the void. Before Einstein, space was regarded as a formless void.Space - general wordsAreas of land in generalHoles, hollows and dips [S] a feeling of unhappiness because someone or something is missing : They tried to describe their attempts to fill the void left by their son's death .Sadness and regret
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