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up to

preposition

Definition of up to

  1. 1 —used as a function word to indicate extension as far as a specified place <sank up to his knees in the mud>

  2. 2 —used as a function word to indicate a limit or boundary <up to 50,000 copies a month> <worked up to the last minute>



13th Century

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13th century


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