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English definition of “perform”

perform

verb (DO)    /pəˈfɔːm/ US  /pɚˈfɔːrm/
B2 [T] to do an action or piece of work : Computers can perform a variety of tasks . The operation will be performed next week . Most of the students performed well in the exam .Acting and actsDealing with things or people perform well/badly to operate /not operate in a satisfactory way: The equipment performed well during the tests . These tyres perform badly / poorly in hot weather .FunctioningPerforming a function
(Definition of perform verb (DO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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