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noun undertaking pronunciation in American English /ˈʌndərˌteɪkɪŋ/
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  1. 1
    [countable] something difficult or complicated that you do
    Organizing a wedding is a major undertaking.
  2. 2
    [countable] formal a promise, or an agreement
    He was required to give a written undertaking not to disclose the details of their contract.
  3. 3
    [uncountable] formal the business of an undertaker
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    the act or practice of going past another vehicle from a lane inside them
    Middle lane hogging can prompt people to start lane-cutting, overtaking when they're not going fast enough, or undertaking.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/06/2013 09:01:00

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