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come by (somewhere)

phrasal verb with come uk   us   /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to visit a place for a short time, often when you are going somewhere else: I'll come by (the office/your house) one day this week and we can have a chat.
Translations of “come by (somewhere)”
in Chinese (Traditional) (對某地)作短暫拜訪, (常指)順道拜訪…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对某地)作短暂拜访, (常指)顺道拜访…
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