To instruct in, or imbue with, doctrines, theories, or beliefs, as of a sect
To program is to input data into a machine to cause it to do a certain thing, or to train a person or animal to behave or react a certain way.
To pour in (medicine, for example) drop by drop.
To adjust to a requirement; regulate:
To cause to learn by example or experience:
To cause (someone) to accept a point of view or to undertake a course of action by means of argument, reasoning, or entreaty:
To subject (a person or group) to propaganda.
To exert or have influence on; have an effect on the nature, behavior, development, action, or thought of
To change (something) from one use, function, or purpose to another; adapt to a new or different purpose:
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