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swot

verb [I] uk   /swɒt/ us    /swɑːt/ (-tt-) UK informal or child's word
to study hard, usually by reading about or learning something, especially before taking an exam
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swot

noun [C] uk   /swɒt/ us    /swɑːt/ (plural -tt-) UK informal or child's word
someone, usually a child, who studies very hard
(Definition of swot verb, noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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