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plough sth back

phrasal verb with plough UK (US plow) uk   us   /plaʊ/ verb [I or T]
to ​spend the ​money that a ​business has ​earned on ​improving that ​business: All the ​profits are being ​ploughed back into the ​company.
(Definition of plough sth back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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