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Main Entry: 1alibi
Pronunciation: primarystressal-schwa-secondarystressbimacr
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -bis /-secondarystressbimacrz/
Etymology: from Latin alibi "elsewhere"
1 : the plea made by a person accused of a crime of having been at another place when the crime occurred
2 : an excuse intended to avoid blame

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