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look after sb/sth

phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb
A2 to take care of or be in charge of someone or something: We look after the neighbours' cat while they're away. If you look after your clothes they last a lot longer. Don't worry about Mia - she can look after herself.
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