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English definition of “put something before someone/something”

put something before someone/something

phrasal verb with put    /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to offer an idea or law to a group for a decision or vote : Our panel can put the proposal before the Executive Committee in July .
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