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English definition of “undertake”

undertake

verb [T] (DO)    /ˌʌn.dəˈteɪk/ US  /-dɚ-/ (undertook, undertaken) formal
C1 to do or begin to do something, especially something that will take a long time or be difficult: Students are required to undertake simple experiments.Acting and actsDealing with things or people
(Definition of undertake verb (DO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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