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go over sth

(EXAMINE) phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
B2 to examine or look at something in a careful or detailed way: Forensic scientists are going over the victim's flat in a search for clues about the murderer . Remember to go over your essay checking for grammar and spelling mistakes before you hand it in to me. I've gone over the problem several times , but I can't think of a solution .Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
(Definition of go over sth (EXAMINE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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