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English definition of “enlist”

enlist

verb [I] (JOIN)    /ɪnˈlɪst/
to join the armed forces : They both enlisted (in the navy ) a year before the war broke out.Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobsJoining or leaving the army enlistment     /-mənt/ noun [C or U] Joining or leaving the army
(Definition of enlist verb (JOIN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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