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English definition of “carry”

carry

verb [T usually passive] (APPROVE)    /ˈkær.i/ US  /ˈker-/
to give approval, especially by voting: The motion/proposal/resolution/bill was carried by 210 votes to 160.Elections
(Definition of carry verb (APPROVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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