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studying

verb
present participle of study

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1 to use the mind to acquire knowledge
  • you'll have to study hard and learn all about the Revolutionary War in order to pass the history test

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2 to commit to memory
  • having carefully studied the document, he could repeat what it said exactly

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“Studying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/studying. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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