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Definition

[n] a mode of action; "if you persist in that course you will surely fail"
[n] education imparted in a series of lessons or class meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
[n] facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport; "the course had only nine holes"; "the course was less than a mile"
[n] (construction) a layer of masonry; "a course of bricks"
[n] part of a meal served at one time; "she prepared a three course meal"
[n] a connected series of events or actions or developments; "the government took a firm course"; "historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available"
[n] general line of orientation; "the river takes a southern course"; "the northeastern trend of the coast"
[n] a line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"; "the track of an animal"; "the course of the river"
[adv] as might be expected; "naturally, the lawyer sent us a huge bill"
[v] hunt (game) with hounds; "He often courses hares"
[v] move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"

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Antonyms

unnaturally