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Meaning of “condition” - Learner’s Dictionary

condition

verb [T]
 
 
/kənˈdɪʃən/
INFLUENCE to make a person or animal behave in a particular way by influencing the way they think: [often passive, + to do sth] The boys were conditioned to be aggressive.Teaching in generalScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
HAIR to put a special liquid on your hair to make it soft and healthyCare for the hair
(Definition of condition verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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