under

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under is part of the Basic English 850.
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under is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
under

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Preposition
under

It is under the box
  1. In the same place as another thing, but lower.
    They ate under the trees.
  2. In the control of.
    He was under the leader of the organization.
  3. In the middle of a process; experiencing.
    The idea is under the committee's judgement (judging).

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