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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theysee about
he/she/itsees about
present participleseeing about
past tensesaw about
past participleseen about
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  1. see about something to deal with or organize something
    I should go and see about this job.
    see about doing something: Can you see about getting us a ride home?
    1. a.
      we’ll have to see about that spoken used for saying that you are not able to decide now
      She wants to borrow my car for the weekend but we’ll have to see about that.
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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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