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1

Become filled with energy or excitement; enthusiastically begin. For example, If you're ready to start rehearsing, let's get it on. [Slang; c. 1950]

2

Engage in sexual intercourse, as in They were about to get it on when the doorbell rang. [Slang; 1970s]

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