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turn sth over to sb

phrasal verb with turn uk   /tɜːn/  us   /tɝːn/ verb
to give something to someone in authority or someone who has a legal right to it, or to give someone legal responsibility for something: They turned the videos over to the police. All documents are to be turned over to the court.
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Translations of “turn sth over to sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 向(某人)上交, 把…移交給(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 向(某人)上交, 把…移交给(某人)…
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