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English definition of “groom”

groom

verb [T] (PREPARE)    /ɡruːm/
to prepare someone for a special job or activity : She was being groomed for leadership . [+ to infinitive] My boss is grooming me to take over his job next year .Preparing
(Definition of groom verb (PREPARE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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