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English definition of “round-up”

round-up

noun [C]     /ˈraʊnd.ʌp/
a bringing together of people, animals, things, etc.: The president ordered the round-up and imprisonment of all opposition politicians. → See also round adjectiveMeeting peopleOfficial meetings a statement on the radio or television of the main points of the newsSummaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
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