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English definition of “strike up (sth)”

strike up (sth)

verb uk phrasal verb with strike   /straɪk/ (struck, struck) us  
to start to play or sing something: When the applause had died down, a regimental band struck up the national anthem.Playing musicSinging in generalSinging in general
(Definition of strike up (sth) phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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