Part of speech:
(Anthropology) The role of a social practice in the continued existence of the group.
An activity having a specified aspect:
A business that forms an essential public service and that is often government regulated, such as a public-service utility, electric company, and so on.
(Countable) A place where a professional service is provided, such as a general practice.
The definition of a need is a desire or requirement.
Pressing or urgent need, especially that arising from poverty.
Effective use or help; advantage
The place, position, or function properly or customarily occupied by another.
Worth; value; excellence
Financial gain from a transaction or from a period of investment or business activity, usually calculated as income in excess of costs or as the final value of an asset in excess of its initial value.
Value is the worth in goods, services or money of an object or person.
The sentimental value of something; emotional value.
The process or way of managing or directing; management; handling
The definition of control is power to direct, or an accepted comparison model in an experiment, or a device used for regulation.
A going or turning for help, support, etc.; recourse
Established practice; custom
That which is helpful; advantage; financial assistance; gain; privilege; profit.
Service, esp. military service
Fun or jesting:
To be appropriate, suitable, or relevant
To accustom by frequent repetition or prolonged exposure.
Employ is defined as to give someone work for pay, or to put someone or something to use.
To put to use, especially to make profitable or effective use of:
Wield is defined as to handle a tool, weapon or power with skill.
To work on something.
To treat is to act a certain way towards a person or thing or to provide medical aid or help.
To spend or use wastefully or extravagantly
To spend is to use all of a resource, to focus your energy on something or to give someone money.
To perform a function; work:
To possess or use the time or capacity of; to engage the service of.
To work, operate, or treat with or as with the hand or hands; handle or use, esp. with skill
Manage is defined as to succeed despite difficulties or to control, influence or take charge.
To come into use or take effect
Incur is defined as to acquire, or bring something upon oneself.
To pay for (work to be done)
Handle is defined as to hold or deal with something.
To serve as a guide for someone or something; to lead or direct in a way; to conduct in a course or path.
To increase; grow:
Exploit is defined as to use someone or something to achieve one's own purposes.
To exhaust is defined as to use up, tire out or discharge.
To devour is to eat or consume something very quickly.
To draw out in its entirety, or use up, money or a nonrenewable resource such as oil.
To call for as necessary; require; need
To spend wastefully; squander (time, energy, money, etc.)
To capitalize is to use capital letters, to try to take advantage of or gain some advantage from something, or to provide funding.
To familiarize, as by constant practice, use, or habit:
To understand as having a specific meaning.
To choose and bring into a certain relationship
To connect or associate, as in thought or meaning; show as having to do with; show a relation between
To bring to bear; exercise:
To constitute reasonable evidence for supposing
To use improperly or excessively; misuse:
(Intransitive) to be an inconvenience
To exert continuous activity; to proceed.
The definition of actuate is the act of putting something into motion.
To bring about; to put into practice
The action or status of failing to care for or to maintain something.
To keep oneself from doing, engaging in, or partaking of something; refrain:
To refuse to give sufficient parental affection or care to (a child or young animal).
Refuse is defined as to reject or to decide to not do something.
To throw away, abandon, or get rid of as no longer valuable or useful
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