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appropriate
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Dune
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as in: appropriated the Define
give, assign, or seize a resource -- usually for a particular use
  • Appropriations for Sardaukar training went down steadily in the final thirty years before the Arrakis Revolt.

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  • The money has been appropriated, but it hasn’t been spent yet.
  • The invading army appropriated the home to use as a local headquarters.

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unspecified meaning
  • Take appropriate precautions.

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as in: it is appropriate Define
suitable (fitting) for a particular situation
as in: appropriated the Define
give, assign, or seize a resource -- usually for a particular use
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