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English definition of “round-up”

round-up

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈraʊndʌp/
GROUP the act of finding and bringing together a group of people or animals: a police round-upGroups of people
REPORT a short report of all the facts or events relating to a subject: a news round-up Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
(Definition of round-up from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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