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call sth up

phrasal verb with call uk   us   /kɔːl/ verb
IT to ​find and show ​information on a ​computerscreen: Airplane ​mechanics use ​laptops and a ​wirelessnetwork that can instantly ​call up ​repairmanuals, ​partslists, ​airplanerecords, etc.
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