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English definition of “put in for sth”

put in for sth

phrasal verb with put     /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to make an official request to have or do something: I'm putting in for a job at the hospital . Richard's finally put in for his driving test .Making appeals and requests
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