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"call sb in" in British English

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call sb in

phrasal verb with call uk   /kɔːl/  us   /kɑːl/ verb
to ​ask someone to come to ​help in a ​difficultsituation: A new ​team of ​detectives were called in to ​conduct a ​freshinquiry.
(Definition of call sb in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"call sb in" in Business English

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call sb in

phrasal verb with call uk   us   /kɔːl/ verb
to ​ask someone to come to ​help with a difficult ​situation: They called in the ​department which ​specializes in ​investigatingcreditcardfraud.
call in the receivers UK FINANCE to ​officiallyappoint someone to ​manage the ​finances of a ​company that cannot ​pay its ​debts: The ​company has called in the ​receivers after suffering significant ​financialloss.
(Definition of call sb in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “call sb in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 召来,叫来,请来(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 召來,叫來,請來(某人)…
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