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Exercise 1 - Understanding meaning
Definition comes from define which means to explain what something means.

A good definition tells us what group or category of things something belongs to, and describes its main characteristics.

For example:

Baseball is a sport played by two teams of nine players who try to hit a ball with a stick called a bat.

Sometimes there can be more than one definition for the same word.

For example:

There is more than one definition for the word "major". It can mean an officer in the army, or it can mean that something is important.
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Which answers below are closest in meaning to definition?
Click on the 3 correct answers.

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