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add up / sumar
 
add up   add
A. -transitive verb + adverb
1. [+figures]   sumar
2. [+benefits, advantages]   calcular
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
1. [figures]   sumar
·it doesn't add up
(mathematics)   no cuadra
2. (figurative)
(=make sense)   tener sentido
·it all adds up
·es lógico,   tiene sentido
·it'noun all beginning to add up
·la cosa empieza a aclararse
·it just doesn't add up
·no tiene sentido
 
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