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English definition of “plug into sth”

plug into sth

phrasal verb with plug     /plʌɡ/ verb [T] (-gg-)
IT to become connected to a piece of electrical equipment or to the main electricity supply : The wireless transmitter plugs into a PC, TV, or stereo .
to be suitable for or become involved with something: This new product line should be able to plug into our existing distribution network . They are the latest financial giant to plug into interactive TV banking .
(Definition of plug into sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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