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English definition of “get on”

get on

phrasal verb with get    /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past participle gotten  /ˈɡɑt·ən/ or got  /ɡɑt/)
to grow old : Uncle Meade’s getting on in years – he’s 76.
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