pertain to sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pertain to sth

formal
phrasal verb with pertain uk   /pɜːˈteɪn/  us   /pɝː-/ verb
to be ​connected with a ​particularsubject, ​event, or ​situation: We are only ​interested in the ​parts of the ​proposals that pertain to ​localissues.
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