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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bear on

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 bear on
      v 1: have to do with or be relevant to; "There were lots of
           questions referring to her talk"; "My remark pertained
           to your earlier comments" [syn: refer, pertain, relate,
            concern, come to, touch, touch on]
      2: have an effect upon; "Will the new rules affect me?" [syn: affect,
          impact, bear upon, touch on, touch]
      3: press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of
         an action; "He pushed her to finish her doctorate" [syn: push]
      4: keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or
         last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the
         family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions" [syn: continue,
          uphold, carry on, preserve] [ant: discontinue]