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install

verb [T]  /ɪnˈstɔl/ us  

install verb [T] (PUT IN)

to put something in place so that it is ready for use: We’re having a new tile floor installed in the kitchen. When you install computer software , you copy it onto your computer so that it can be used.

install verb [T] (PLACE IN JOB)

to place someone formally in an official job of high rank: The new president of the university was installed before the graduation ceremony.
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