[ mop-uhp ]
/ ˈmɒpˌʌp /


the act, process, or an instance of mopping up; completion of an operation or action.

Origin of mop-up

First recorded in 1895–1900; noun use of verb phrase mop up Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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