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engage

verb [I or T] (BEGIN FIGHTING)    /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ/ specialized
to attack or begin to fight someone: Enemy planes engaged the troops as they advanced into the mountains.Attacking and invadingFighting
(Definition of engage verb (BEGIN FIGHTING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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