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par·a·graph

paragraph

 
 
pronunciation:
pae r graef
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part of speech: noun
definition: a part of something written made up of one or more sentences that develop a certain idea. A paragraph begins on a new line which is usually indented from the other lines.
Our teacher told us to write three paragraphs about an interesting person.
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The word paragraph contains the following parts:
para- Greek prefix that means beside, alongside