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English definition of “open sth up”

open sth up

(SITUATION) phrasal verb with open     /ˈəʊ.pən/ US  /ˈoʊ-/ verb
to improve a situation by making it less limited : The government has announced plans to open up access to higher education .Available and accessiblePresent
(Definition of open sth up (SITUATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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