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English definition of “get sth up”

get sth up

phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
UK to organize a group of people to do something: He's getting up a small group to go carol-singing for charity.Managing and organizing
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