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establish
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Catch-22
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unspecified meaning
  • There was no established procedure for evasive action.
  • Colonel Cargill was so awful a marketing executive that his services were much sought after by firms eager to establish losses for tax purposes.

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  • Men like Hungry Joe glowered at him with blameful hatred, and Appleby subjected him to vindictive discourtesy now that he had established himself as a hot pilot and a ping-pong player who never lost a point.

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as in: establish a positive tone. Define
create or start
as in: establish that there is a need Define
show or determine (cause to be recognized or figure out)
as in: establish the company as a leader Define
cause long-term acceptance, reputation, or success
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