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object

noun
 
/ˈɒbdʒɪkt/
B1 a thing that you can see or touch but that is not alive: I could see a bright, shiny object in the sky.
the object of something the purpose of something: The object of the game is to score more points than the other team.
B1 in grammar, the person or thing that is affected by the action of a verb
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