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bring away

1. To learn something valuable, typically in a formal or structured setting. A noun can be used between "bring" and "away" or after "away." I brought away a few new breathing techniques from that yoga class. My friend brought a lot of helpful tips away from that cooking class. I think I'm going to try it next time.
2. To move an object or item away from something else. A noun can be used between "bring" and "away" or after "away." Please bring that tray away before the flies start nibbling the leftover sandwiches.
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bring something away

 (from something)
1. to come away from some event with some important insight or information. I brought some valuable advice away from the lecture. She brought away some valuable advice from the meeting.
2. to move something away from something. (A request to move something away from something and toward the requester.) Bring the pitcher of water away from the fireplace. Bring away the pitcher from the fireplace when you get up.
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He spoke about the fact that from among the countries that have joined the European Union since 2004 (the EU13), Hungary is doing well with relation to acquiring direct research & development & innovation funding from Brussels, bringing away 259 million euros in funding within the framework of the Horizon 2020 programme for the period 2014-2020, putting it in 3rd place within the region and in 18th place among the member states of the European Union.
The land currently used by the golf range should always have been the area of parKing for the coaches bringing away supporters so that Town fans could use the South Stand.
"I'm not putting it above any of those, but if you look at our group of players that we were bringing away on this tour, there'll be a lot of people around the world who didn't think that this was achievable," Ponting said.
Though ill-fortune may have prevented him from bringing away the results to match his undoubted pace, Ryan has nevertheless continued to catch the eye with a string of impressive showings.
I can't believe how many supporters we are bringing away from home.
There has been laid down under pain of penalties the "bringing away" [to a place where he or she will be cared for] of every person whose wound entitles him to nursing...
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