among

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among is part of the Basic English 850.

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Preposition
among

  1. In or into. We say "between" 2 other things, but among 3 or more other things.
    She was among her friends.
  2. With a share for each.
    Divide the candy among yourselves.
  3. By all or with the whole.

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