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English definition of “lead to sth”

lead to sth

phrasal verb with lead     /liːd/ verb (led, led   /led/   )
B2 If an action or event leads to something, it causes that thing to happen or exist: Reducing speed limits should lead to fewer deaths on the roads.Causing things to happen
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