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write-up

[rahyt-uhp] /ˈraɪtˌʌp/
noun
1.
a written description or account, as in a newspaper or magazine:
The play got a terrible write-up.
2.
Accounting. an increase in the book value of a corporation that is not warranted by the true assets of the corporation.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase write up
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write home about

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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