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English definition of “deploy”


verb [I/T]    /dɪˈplɔɪ/
to put something into use: [I] When airbags deploy, they save lives . [T] Automobiles deploy air bags in crashes of 8 to 12 miles per hour . To deploy is also to move weapons or military forces to where they will be used when they are needed : [T] The UN is deploying observers . deployment    /dɪˈplɔɪ·mənt/ noun [U] the deployment of missiles / troops
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