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get round

verb (intransitive)
1.
(preposition) to circumvent or overcome he got round the problem by an ingenious trick
2.
(preposition) (informal) to have one's way with; cajole that girl can get round anyone
3.
(preposition) to evade (a law or rules)
4.
(adverb) foll by to. to reach or come to at length I'll get round to that job in an hour
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see: get around , def. 1 and 2.
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