put in for

phrasal verb

put in for; putting in for; puts in for
: to ask for (something) in an official way : to formally request (something)
He put in for a leave of absence.

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“Put in for.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20in%20for. Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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