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English definition of “attend to sb/sth”

attend to sb/sth

verb uk phrasal verb with attend   /əˈtend/ us  
to help someone or deal with something: Doctors tried to attend to the worst injured soldiers first. I always have so many things to attend to when I come into the office after a trip abroad.
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