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  • Since Martha had died and the children had established their own families, his ties with the world seemed to have weakened.
  • A few hundred men had visited the moon, for the purpose of establishing a lunar observatory.

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  • Here was a chance, totally unexpected and all the more attractive for that, of really establishing himself in the history books.
  • I have made calculations based on what we know about the Stardrive, and using the firmly-established results of Relativity theory.

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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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