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English definition of “clear sth up”

clear sth up

phrasal verb with clear     /klɪər/ US  /klɪr/ verb
B2 to give or find an explanation for something, or to deal with a problem or argument: They never cleared up the mystery of the missing money. After 20 years the case has finally been cleared up.Solving and solutions
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