count towards sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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count towards sth

phrasal verb with count uk   us   /kaʊnt/ verb
C2 to be ​part of what is ​needed to ​complete or ​achieve something: The ​work that the ​students do during the ​year will ​count towards ​theirfinalgrade.
(Definition of count towards sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “count towards sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 算作…的一部分…
in Turkish çalışmanın/başarının gerekli bir bölümünü oluşturmak…
in Russian засчитывать(ся)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 算作…的一部分…
in Polish liczyć się do czegoś…
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