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When I was reading a text, I encountered this sentence:

今天的考试要用到词典,请大家把词典也放在桌子上。

I know what the whole sentence means but what's the function of 到 in this sentence?

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到 is used as this sense defined in dictionaries:

用在动词后,表示动作结果。
Used after a verb, [it] expresses the result of an action.

It functions a resultative complement in your sentence.

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