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send away for sth

phrasal verb with send
 
 
/send/ verb [T] (sent, sent)
( also send off for sth) COMMUNICATIONS to write to an organization or place to ask them to send you something: She sent away for an application form.send away/off to sb for sth You can send off to the TV company for an information pack.
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