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English definition of “write sth up”

write sth up

phrasal verb with write     /raɪt/ verb (wrote, written)
to prepare a full report , document , etc. to record ideas , discussions , or meetings you had earlier : I need to write up the minutes of the meeting .
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE to show an increase in the value of an asset in a company's accounts , usually because it is now worth more than previously shown : Companies should allocate a specific value to intangible assets rather than just being able to write them up as goodwill . → See also write-up → Compare write sth down
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