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how do?

Definition of how do? in English:

An informal greeting.
Example sentences
  • She greets nearly everyone with warm intimacy, calls "How do?"
  • He wrote: "In instructing its Yorkshire public what not to do if meeting The Queen at the races, it warned: a cheery:" How do, missus? '
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