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English definition of “get in/get into sth”

get in/get into sth

verb uk phrasal verb with get   /ɡet/ (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten) us  
B2 to succeed in being chosen or elected: He wanted to go to Cambridge, but he didn't get in. The Republicans are bound to get in at the next elections.
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