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it [1].


Pronunciation: \'it, [schwa]t\


1 : the thing, act, or matter about which these words are spoken or written <I like your jacket. Is it new?>

2 : the whole situation <How's it going?>

3 -- used as a subject of a verb that expresses a condition or action without a doer <It 's cold outside.>

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Date:Jan 1, 2009
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