avail oneself of

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To be called an immigrant in the United States, or any other country for that matter, one has to avail oneself of the legal process of immigration and its requirements.
The only way to avail oneself of his insights is to buy the book.
And today, to avail oneself of a perfectly legal and socially approved procedure like abortion is to take the easy way out.