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Enter

To form a constituent part; to become a part or partaker; to penetrate; share or mix with, as tin enters into the composition of pewter. To go or come into a place or condition; to make or effect an entrance; to cause to go into or be received into.

In the law of real property, to go upon land for the purpose of taking possession of it. In strict usage, the entering is preliminary to the taking possession but in common parlance the entry is now merged in the taking possession.

To place anything before a court, or upon or among the records, in a formal and regular manner, and usually in writing as in to enter an appearance, or to enter a judgment. In this sense the word is nearly equivalent to setting down formally in writing, in either a full or abridged form.

enter

(Go in), verb arrive, board, come in, cross the threshold, effect an entrance, gain admittance, gain entry, go into, inire, intrare, introire, make an entrance, pass into, set foot in, step in, walk in
Associated concepts: breaking and entering, forcible entry, immigration, lawful entry, open and peaceable entry

enter

(Insert), verb implant, infuse, inject, intercalate, interject, interpose, introduce, intromit, place into, put in, stick in

enter

(Penetrate), verb bore, cut into, cut through, drill, empierce, gore, impale, infiltrate, interpenetrate, lance, perforate, pervade, pierce, prick, puncture, sink into, stab, transpierce

enter

(Record), verb catalogue, check in, chronicle, enroll, file, inscribe, inscroll, jot down, list, log, make an entry, mark down, note, place in the record, post, put down, put in writing, put on record, referre, register, set down, tabulate, take down, transcribe, write down, write in
Associated concepts: entered on the record, entry of a judgment
See also: book, compete, embark, enroll, file, impanel, inscribe, introduce, join, note, penetrate, pervade, record, register, set down
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Specifically, by entering in to the VPF "nearly simultaneously" with the share-lending transaction, the taxpayer gave up nearly all indicia of ownership in the pledged shams, including its risk of loss and most of its opportunity for gain.
On a roll: Claremont had won five of its past six games entering this weekend's series against Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference leader Cal Lutheran.
I am sure that traveling to three different locations further and further away and at greater and greater expense for student, parents, teacher and accompanist keeps many talented students from even entering.
Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit felt that the officers had plenty of time to obtain a search warrant before entering the hotel room.
Staff members can temporarily disable the access controllers by entering a code into a keypad before passing within 6 to 10 feet of the controller device.
Beginning this November, transoceanic shippers must exchange freshwater ballast for seawater before entering the Great Lakes - a move aimed at preventing the transport of freshwater exotics from one continent to another.
The proposed regulations would add, for taxable years ending after December 31, 1982, that the following factor may constitute evidence of there being no business purpose for entering into one agreement rather than several: whether the agreement covers two or more subject matters, and whether it is readily apparent that one of the subject matters is the agreement's principal subject matter.
Success in entering a new territory involves making a good impression on customers immediately and steadily gaining marketshare," said David R.
The new procedure simplifies the process for entering into an excise tax closing agreement with the IRS, and broadens application to all foreign insurers and reinsurers that are resident in treaty partner jurisdictions when the treaty contains an excise tax exemption provision.
It appears CART owners are looking to the IRL as a means of entering the Indy 500.
To help ensure officer safety, managers should encourage their officers to "pack the record" when entering wanted persons in NCIC.
When entering assets, the depreciation methods for regular tax and AMT purposes are automatically selected by the program.