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English definition of “follow sth through”

follow sth through

phrasal verb with follow     /ˈfɒləʊ/ verb
to do something as the next part of an activity or period of development, usually to make certain that it is completed or successfulMaking progress and advancingBecoming better
(Definition of follow sth through from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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