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English definition of “devise”


verb [T]     /dɪˈvaɪz/
C2 to invent a plan , system , object , etc., usually cleverly or using imagination : He's good at devising language games that you can play with students in class . The cartoon characters Snoopy and Charlie Brown were devised by Charles M. Schultz.Inventing, designing and innovationCreating and producing
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