Definition of various
- stop at various towns
- birds of various plumage
- a various place
He has lived in places as various as New York and Beijing.
for their various and bizarrely shaped plumage, males of the bird of paradise species have few rivals
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—used to refer to several different or many different things, people, etc.
: different from each other
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