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phrasal verb
  1. 1
    to get into a bus, plane, or train

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  2. 2

    get on

    or

    get onto

    to be chosen to be part of a group or team

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  3. 5
    to finally do something that you have been intending to do for a while

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  4. 9
    British same as get along (sense 1)
  5. 10
    get it on impolite to have sex

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  6. 11
    getting on
    1. a.
      fairly old

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    2. b.
      British fairly late

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  7. 12
    getting on for almost a particular time, number, age, etc.

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