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got on (to)

verb
past tense of get on (to)

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to come to an awareness of
  • by the time the CIA got on to the terrorist plot, it was already in progress

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“Got on (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/got%20on%20%28to%29. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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