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English definition of “read sth over/through”

read sth over/through

phrasal verb with read     /riːd/ verb (read, read   /red/   )
B2 to read something quickly from the beginning to the end, especially to find mistakes : I read your proposal through last night and I think we'll agree to it. Always read over your work when you've finished .Reading
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