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English definition of “work sth out”

work sth out

(CALCULATE) phrasal verb with work     /wɜːk/ US  /wɝːk/ verb
B2 to do a calculation to get an answer to a mathematical question: We need to work out the total cost of the project.Solving and solutions
(Definition of work sth out (CALCULATE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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