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To embark or depart towards a destination
“During the siege he set off a fire extinguisher and told the police he had accelerants.”
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To cause to function
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(lead to) To culminate or result in a particular event or consequence
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(led to) To have culminated or resulted in a particular event or consequence
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Leave a place in order to go somewhere else
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To explode
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To draw special attention to
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(of an institution or organization) To establish or originate
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To come into being or have its starting point at a certain time or place
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To be an identifying characteristic or mark of
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To furnish with accessories
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Convert for military use
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To have triggered a passionate feeling or reaction
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To send through the air via physical force or acceleration
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To balance with an equal force so as to make ineffective
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To move continuously or freely through a closed system or area
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To bring before the public in performance or exhibition
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Form a harmonious combination
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To advance or proceed physically
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To have headed straight towards a specified direction or object, usually at an accelerated speed
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Become or make more intense
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Isolate or hide away
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To do what is required by the terms of
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To serve as a border for
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To emit or cause to emit sound
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To be greater in importance than
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To control the mechanical operation of
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To differ strikingly or to be an unsuitable match
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