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English definition of “go up”

go up

(BUILD) phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
If a building goes up, it is built: A new factory is going up on the old airport.Construction work and workers
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