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English definition of “move on”

move on

phrasal verb with move     /muːv/ verb
[I] HR to start a new activity or job, especially after you have spent a long time doing a previous activity or job: I am excited about the company's future but it is time for me to move on.
[I] MEETINGS to start to discuss a new subject during a formal meeting: Before moving on, does anyone have any questions they would like to ask?
(Definition of move on from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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