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English definition of “get back to sb”

get back to sb

verb uk phrasal verb with get   /ɡet/ (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten) us  
C1 to talk to someone again, usually on the phone, in order to give them some information or because you were not able to speak to them before: I'll get back to you later with those figures.Answering and responding
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