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tamper with sth

phrasal verb with tamper uk   /ˈtæm.pər/  us   /-pɚ/ verb
to ​touch or make ​changes to something that you should not, usually without enough ​knowledge of how it ​works or when you are ​trying to ​damage it: I could ​seeimmediately that the ​lock had been tampered with.
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