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Word: effectuate

Definition: effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation


Sentences Containing 'effectuate'

If it were even to take pains to prevent their importation, it would not be able to effectuate it.
In order to effectuate this restoration, he specially trained a local scientific team.
Such people may be called the effectual demanders, and their demand the effectual demand; since it maybe sufficient to effectuate the bringing of the commodity to market.

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