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bearing (down)

verb
present participle of bear (down)

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“Bearing (down).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bearing%20%28down%29. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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