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  • adjective Of, relating to, or characteristic of England or its people or culture.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adjective Of or relating to the English language.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun The people of England.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun The West Germanic language of England, the United States, and other countries that are or have been under English influence or control.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun The English language of a particular time, region, person, or group of persons: American English.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun A translation into or an equivalent in the English language.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun A course or individual class in the study of English language, literature, or composition.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun The spin given to a propelled ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • noun Bodily movement in an effort to influence the movement of a propelled object; body English.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • verb-transitive To translate into English.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • verb-transitive To adapt into English; Anglicize.

    Source: from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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