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English definition of “come under sth”

come under sth

(IN AN ORGANIZATION) phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to be controlled or dealt with by an official organization or a particular part of it: Playground guidelines come under the Department of Health and Safety.Controlling and being in charge
(Definition of come under sth (IN AN ORGANIZATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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