To give emotional, moral, or mental strength to; encourage:
To help (domestic industry) with tariffs or quotas on imported goods.
(Football) To commit encroachment.
(Obsolete) To defeat; invalidate.
To enter by force in order to conquer or pillage:
To narrate or coordinate (a newscast).
To order, ordain, or enact (a law, statute, etc.) permanently
To become stable or firm; harden:
(Medicine) To insert or embed (an object or a device) surgically:
To make something deeply part of something else, either literally or figuratively.
(Law) To commit an unlawful injury to the person, property, or rights of another, with actual or implied force or violence, especially to enter onto another's land wrongfully.
To hold, fix, or direct (the attention, gaze, etc.) steadily on something
(Linguistics) To insert (a morphological element) into the body of a word.
To register (a charge or complaint, for example) before an authority, such as a court; file.
To cause (a cutting from a plant) to develop roots, as by placing in water or in sand, soil, etc.
To touch (on or upon); have an effect
A long, steep-sided valley on the ocean floor. Trenches form when one tectonic plate slides beneath another plate at a subduction zone. The Marianas Trench, located in the western Pacific east of the Philippines, is the deepest known trench (10,924 m or 35,831 ft) and the deepest area in the ocean.
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