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English definition of “get around sth”

get around sth

(also UK get round sth) phrasal verb with get
 
 
/ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)
to find a way of dealing with or avoiding a problem: Our lawyer found a way of getting around the adoption laws.Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
(Definition of get around sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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