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1‘different techniques were developed for dealing with the problem’
method, approach, procedure, process, system, method of working, MO, operating procedure, course of action, plan of action, plan of attack, way, manner, mode, fashion, style
means, strategy, tack, tactic, line
2‘I was very impressed with his technique’
skill, skilfulness, ability, capability, proficiency, expertise, expertness, mastery, talent, genius, artistry, art, craftsmanship, craft
aptitude, adroitness, adeptness, deftness, dexterity, dexterousness, knack, facility, competence
execution, performance, delivery
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.