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English definition of “implement”

implement

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