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implement

verb [T] uk   /ˈɪm.plɪ.ment/ us  
B2 to start using a plan or system: The changes to the national health system will be implemented next year.
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implementation
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪm.plɪ.menˈteɪ.ʃən/ us  
C2 implementation of the law/agreement Various projects for constructing new schools are under implementation in the region.

implement

noun [C] uk   /ˈɪm.plɪ.mənt/ us  
a tool that works by being moved by hand or by being pulled across a surface: garden/household/agricultural implements Shopkeepers are not supposed to sell knives and other sharp implements to children.
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