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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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