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context/ˈkɑːnˌtɛkst/noun
pluralcontexts
context
/ˈkɑːnˌtɛkst/
noun
pluralcontexts
Learner's definition of CONTEXT  
[count]
: the words that are used with a certain word or phrase and that help to explain its meaning
◊ If the words that someone has said are taken or quoted out of context, they are repeated without explaining the situation in which they were said so that their meaning is changed.
: the situation in which something happens: the group of conditions that exist where and when something happens

— contextual

/kɑnˈtɛkstʃəwəl/adjective

— contextually

adverb
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