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English definition of “lodge”

lodge

verb [always + adv/prep] (BECOME FIXED)   /lɑdʒ/
to become fixed or cause something to become fixed in a place or position : [I] A fish bone had lodged in her throat . [T] The explosion lodged some metal fragments in his leg .
(Definition of lodge verb (BECOME FIXED) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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