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phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theymeet up
he/she/itmeets up
present participlemeeting up
past tensemet up
past participlemet up
  1. 1
    to come together with someone, either unexpectedly or as planned
    We usually meet up for a quick coffee in the morning.
    meet up with: I met up with him as I left the building.
  2. 2
    if roads, streets etc meet up, they join or cross each other
    The streets meet up at the next intersection.
    meet up with: The track meets up with the main road ahead.
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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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