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n. - The 5th letter of the Roman alphabet; The cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees; A radioactive transuranic element produced by bombarding plutonium with neutrons; A fat-soluble vitamin that is essential for normal reproduction.

Usage examples (16)
  • Adjective : an east wind. ,the east side. ,an east window
  • Adverb : an island located east of Sumatra; He went east
  • Noun : American English; Shakespearean English. ,What does all that jargon mean in English?
  • Verb (used with object) : to English Euripides for more
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