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by (or on) request

Definition of by or on request in English:

In response to an expressed wish: application forms are available on request
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  • But cassette and video recorders are usually available on request or at least by arrangement.
  • Don't list references or state, ‘References available on request.’
  • Information on stress cracks, starch, protein, and oil is available on request for a fee since they have been classified as ‘official criteria.’
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