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look over sth

verb uk phrasal verb with look   /lʊk/ us  
C2 to quickly examine something: I had a few minutes before the meeting to look over what he'd written. Would you quickly look over these figures for me and see if there are any obvious mistakes?Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
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