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addaword.gifdefinition of grip

verb
to get a firm grasp of; to take ownership of and deal with
European leaders have got to grip and focus on the main issues.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 27/05/2014 08:53:00
Definition of grip from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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