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get back to sb

phrasal verb with get uk   us   /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten)
C1 to talk to someone again, usually on the phone, in order to give them some information or because you were not able to speak to them before: I'll get back to you later with those figures.
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