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bear in mind (that)

To remember and consider something when making a decision or before taking action. This phrase is often used as an instruction. Before you ask for a raise, bear in mind that the company isn't doing well financially right now. Bearing in mind that you got excellent grades this semester, your father and I are willing to extend your curfew.
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bear in mind that...

to remember [something]; to consider [something]. Bear in mind that the trip will be expensive. I asked the teacher to bear in mind that I am just a beginner.
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bear in mind

Also, keep in mind. Remember, as in Bear in mind that I can't walk as fast as you, or Keep your constituency in mind when you speak. [First half of 1500s]
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