mop–up

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noun, often attributive \ˈmäp-ˌəp\

Definition of mop–up

  1. :  a concluding action or phase

First Known Use of mop–up

1900


MOP–UP Defined for English Language Learners

mop-up

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noun

Definition of mop–up for English Language Learners

  • : the actions that complete a job or task after the more difficult parts have been done

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