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English definition of “work on sth”

work on sth

phrasal verb with work     /wɜːk/ US  /wɝːk/ verb
B2 to spend time repairing or improving something: His dancing technique is good, but he needs to work on his fitness .Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
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