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English definition of “pass on something”

pass on something

(RECEIVE AND GIVE) phrasal verb with pass    /pæs/ verb
to give something to someone, after someone else gave it to you: Some organizations passed on substantially less money to the candidates . If you pass on information , you tell it to someone else after you have heard it: No one passed the news on to me.
(Definition of pass on something (RECEIVE AND GIVE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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