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buy sth in

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phrasal verb with buy uk   us   /baɪ/ verb (bought, bought)
to buy something for future use and not because you need it now: We bought in lots of tinned food in case of heavy snow.
Translations of “buy sth in”
in Chinese (Traditional) 預先買進…
in Chinese (Simplified) 提前大宗买进…
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