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English definition of “go over something”

go over something

phrasal verb with go
 
/ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to examine something, such as a piece of writing or some numbers, in order to make sure that it is correct: I’m just going over my essay one more time.
(Definition of go over something from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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