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Significado de “clean (sth) up” - Diccionario Inglés

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clean (sth) up

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phrasal verb with clean uk   /kliːn/  us   /kliːn/ verb

clean sth up

phrasal verb with clean uk   /kliːn/  us   /kliːn/ verb
(Definition of clean (sth) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "clean sth up" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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clean sth up

phrasal verb with clean uk   us   /kliːn/ verb
informal to ​stopillegal and dishonest ​activity in a ​company, ​system, etc.: Last week the Government announced ​plans to ​clean up the ​mortgageindustry. After the ​scandal, a ​team of ​marketingspecialists was ​hired to ​clean up the company's ​image.
ENVIRONMENT to ​remove harmful substances or ​chemicals from a ​place or the ​environment: clean up pollution/contamination/waste $250 million was ​spent on cleaning up groundwater ​contamination at the ​former factory's ​site.
(Definition of clean sth up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“clean (sth) up” in British English

    “clean (sth) up” in Business English

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