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take care of

take care of

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part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to focus concerned attention on; be responsible for the welfare of.
The grandmother takes care of the children when their mother is at work.The clinic takes care of various types of patients.Those boots will last a long time if you take care of them.
synonyms:
attend, minister, nurture, protect, watch
similar words:
cherish, guard, keep, look after, mother, nurse, support, tend
definition 2: to attend to; take action for.
He took care of dinner while his wife rested.I'm sure we can easily take care of that problem.
synonyms:
attend
similar words:
maintain, make, oversee, prepare, ready
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