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English definition of “arrive at something”

arrive at something

phrasal verb with arrive    /əˈrɑɪv/ verb [I]
to come to a decision about something after much consideration: How did he arrive at this estimate?
(Definition of arrive at something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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