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profit from sth

verb uk phrasal verb with profit   /ˈprɒf.ɪt/ us    /ˈprɑː.fɪt/
to earn money from something: A lot of companies will profit from the fall in interest rates. to achieve an advantage from something: I profited enormously from working with her.
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