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English definition of “rest on/upon sb/sth”

rest on/upon sb/sth

formal
verb uk phrasal verb with rest   /rest/ us  
to depend on someone or something: Our success rests on an increase in sales.Being based on or depending on something
(Definition of rest on/upon sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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