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English definition of “seize on/upon sth”

seize on/upon sth

phrasal verb with seize     /siːz/ verb [T]
to quickly use something that will give you an advantage: Her story was seized upon by the press.Advantage and disadvantage
(Definition of seize on/upon sth from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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