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establish
used in Unbroken - adapted for young adults

2 meanings, 2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
establish a positive tone
Definition
create, start, or set in [a] place
  • Louie established rules.
    p. 105.8
established = created
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2  —1 use as in:
establish that there is a need
Definition
show or determine (cause to be recognized or figure out)
  • This is one of the many examples of the men missing in action erroneously reported and later being established as a lie....
    p. 187.7
established = shown
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