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English definition of “say when”

say when

said when you are pouring a drink for someone and you want them to tell you when to stop pouring EnoughSelling and serving alcoholic drinks
(Definition of say when from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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