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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyarrive at
he/she/itarrives at
present participlearriving at
past tensearrived at
past participlearrived at
  1. arrive at something to reach a result, decision, or solution to a problem
    How did they arrive at that figure?
    The two studies arrive at very different conclusions.
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