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check sth out

phrasal verb with check uk   /tʃek/ us   verb
to examine something or get more information about it, especially in order to make sure that it is safe, correct, or suitable: Many firms are still not checking out how their rivals operate. They spent two days in Orlando checking out a handful of potential sites for investment.
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“check sth out” in British English

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