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English definition of “carry (sth) over”

carry (sth) over

phrasal verb with carry     /ˈkær.i/ US  /ˈker-/ verb
If something from one situation carries over or is carried over into another situation, it is allowed to affect the other situation: I try not to let my problems at work carry over into my private life.Affecting and influencing
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