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English definition of “stop by (sth)”

stop by (sth)

phrasal verb with stop     /stɒp/ verb (present participle stopping, past tense and past participle stopped)
to visit a person or place for a short time : If you're passing our house , why don't you stop by sometime ?Visiting
(Definition of stop by (sth) from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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