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loitering

adjective

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loitering

verb
present participle of loiter

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“Loitering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/loitering. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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