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buy sth up

verb uk phrasal verb with buy   /baɪ/ (bought, bought) us  
To buy something up is to buy large amounts of it, or all that is available: He bought up all the land in the surrounding area.
Translations of “buy sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量買進,全數買進…
in Russian скупать…
in Turkish bir şeyin mevcudunu, tamamını satın almak, kapatmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量买进,全数买进…
in Polish wykupić coś…
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