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to board or cause or help to board (a bus, train, etc)
) to make contact with; communicate with
) to become aware of (something illicit or secret):
the boss will get onto their pilfering unless they're careful
) to deliver a demand, request, or rebuke to:
I'll get onto the manufacturers to replace these damaged goods
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Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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