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English definition of “go into something”

go into something

phrasal verb with go   /ɡəʊ/ verb (going, went, gone)
to describe , discuss , or examine something in a detailed way: She didn’t go into detail about her problems . I’d rather not go into it.
(Definition of go into something from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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