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English definition of “read up (on/about) sth”

read up (on/about) sth

phrasal verb with read     /riːd/ verb (read, read   /red/   )
C1 to spend time reading in order to find out information about something: It's a good idea to read up on a company before going for an interview.Reading
(Definition of read up (on/about) sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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