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English definition of “build sth in”

build sth in

(also build sth into sth) phrasal verb with build
 
 
/bɪld/ verb (built, built)
[T] to include something as part of a plan, system, or agreement: Legislators are building in additional measures to protect business interests abroad. New safety regulations are being built into the proposal.
(Definition of build sth in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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