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-n't

a contraction of not: didn't; hadn't; couldn't; shouldn't; won't; mustn't.
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-n't
 
contraction of
not: used as an enclitic after be and have when they function as main verbs and after auxiliary verbs or verbs operating syntactically as auxiliaries: can't; don't; shouldn't; needn't; daren't; isn't

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