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English definition of “deal with sth”

deal with sth

(BE ABOUT) phrasal verb with deal     /dɪəl/ verb [I or T] (dealt, dealt)
to be about or be on the subject of something: Her new film deals with the relationship between a woman and her sick daughter. The author has tried to deal with (= write about) a very difficult subject.Regarding and concerningLinking and relating
(Definition of deal with sth (BE ABOUT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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