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conjugateverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈkɒn.dʒə.ɡeɪt/  us   /ˈkɑːn.dʒə.ɡeɪt/ specialized
If a verb conjugates, it has different forms that show different tenses, the number of people it refers to, etc., and if you conjugate a verb, you list its different forms: The verb "to be" conjugates irregularly.
(Definition of conjugate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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conjugateverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈkɑn·dʒəˌɡeɪt/
grammar to list the forms of a verb in a particular order
(Definition of conjugate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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