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English definition of “embark”


verb [I] uk   /ɪmˈbɑːk/ us    /-bɑːrk/ formal
to go onto a ship: We embarked at Liverpool for New York.
Boarding and alighting from modes of transport
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌem.bɑːˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us    /-bɑːr-/
You'll be asked for those documents on embarkation.Boarding and alighting from modes of transport
Phrasal verbs
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