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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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Hafiz Tariq Nasim said the person appointed as a prime minister before entering upon the office, make before president oath in the form set out in the third schedule and shall within a period of sixty days thereof obtain a vote of confidence from the National Assembly.
Hafiz Tariq Nasim said that the person appointed as Prime Minster before entering upon the office, make before President oath in the form set out in the third schedule and shall within a period of sixty days thereof obtain a vote of confidence from the National Assembly.
On a commercial visit, a businessman has a chance meeting that is a reminder of a best friend he had once at school, but his sensitivity is brushed aside by his son, a doctor, who is contemptuous of Japan's moded social world, and is ruthlessly in pursuit of advancement in his hospital career, entering upon dangerous and debatably moral invasive surgical techniques rather more to gain technical data then to advance the patients' recovery from cancer.
Florida Constitution Article II (b) Each state and county officer, before entering upon the duties of the office, shall give bond as required by law, and shall swear or affirm:
which was entering upon a new business strategy as a "brand acquisition and management company focused on assembling a diversified portfolio of IP-centric companies operating in the consumer branded products and franchise industries.
In addition, I think we're entering upon an era when technology can propel enormous progress in STEM education.