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English definition of “hand sth back”

hand sth back

phrasal verb with hand     /hænd/ verb [+ two objects]
to return something to the person who gave it to you: I was absent when the teacher handed back our homework.Giving, providing and supplying
(Definition of hand sth back from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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