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Synonyms

A synonym is a word that can be substituted for another in a particular context.

Examples:

I am reading/studying law.
She is a real David Bailey/a good photographer.
She is an excellent / strong student.
This is an excellent / strong cheese. (In this context, "excellent" and "strong" are not synonyms.)
 
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