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English definition of “update”

update

verb [T]     /ʌpˈdeɪt/
B2 to make something more modern or suitable for use now by adding new information or changing its design : an updated version of the software Restoring and reviving B1 to give someone the most recent information : We'll update you on this news story throughout the day .Announcing, informing and stating
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