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vote sth through

verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with vote   /vəʊt/ us    /voʊt/
to accept and make possible something such as a law or plan by voting for it: The committee voted through a proposal to cut the defence budget.
Translations of “vote sth through”
in Chinese (Traditional) 投票通過…
in Chinese (Simplified) 投票通过…
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