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English definition of “get down to sth”

get down to sth

phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)
B2 to start doing something seriously and with a lot of attention and effort : Before we get down to business , I'd like to thank you all for coming today.Starting and beginningStarting again
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