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puzzle over sth

phrasal verb with puzzle uk   us   /ˈpʌz.l̩/ verb [I + adv/prep, T]
to ​try to ​solve a ​problem or ​understand a ​situation by ​thinkingcarefully about it: Scientists are ​puzzling over the ​results of the ​research on the ​drug.
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