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English definition of “run over/through sth”

run over/through sth

(EXPLAIN) phrasal verb with run     /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
to examine a document or subject with someone in order to explain it or to get their help or opinion on it: I'd like to run over the main points of the article with you. I'm really struggling with this maths - could you run through it with me later ?Giving adviceAnalysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
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