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1 including all the latest information
up-to-date information/data/figures/news etc
They have access to up-to-date information through a computer database.
keep/bring somebody up-to-date (=to give someone all the newest information about something)
Our magazine will keep you up-to-date with fashion.
2 modern or fashionable
keep/bring something up-to-date (=to make something more modern)
The old system should be brought up-to-date.

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