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put sth on

(OPERATE) 运行 mainly UK phrasal verb with put /pʊt/ verb ( present tense putting, past tense and past participle put)
to make a device operate, or to cause a device to play something, such as a CD or video, by pressing a switch (使)(光盘或录像带等装置)运行 Could you put the light on? 你能把灯打开吗? Do you mind if I put the television/some music on? 你介意我打开电视机/放点音乐吗? Don't forget to put the brake on. 别忘了踩刹车。 Electrical switches and connections
(Definition of put sth on phrasal verb, verb (OPERATE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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