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English definition of “come by (somewhere)”

come by (somewhere)

phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to visit a place for a short time , often when you are going somewhere else : I'll come by (the office / your house ) one day this week and we can have a chat .Visiting
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