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Definitions of establish:

  • verb:   set up or found
  • verb:   use as a basis for; found on
  • verb:   set up or lay the groundwork for
    Example: "Establish a new department"
  • verb:   bring about
    Example: "The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth"
  • verb:   institute, enact, or establish
  • verb:   build or establish something abstract
  • verb:   establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment
  • verb:   place


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