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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.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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His Honor the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Liberia will enter the Stadium through the VIP Entrance and be escorted to seats reserved for them.
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In addition, on 24 November 2010, Enter's board approved a private placement of Enter's securities in the aggregate amount of approximately USD5.2m, including two year options to invest an additional aggregate amount of approximately USD5.2m, all at a pre-money valuation of Enter at approximately USD219m.
However, you're still eligible to enter for the GRAND PRIZE for the rest of the month.
They had to learn that it was imperative that they enter the data regularly, she says.
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While fingerprints continue to be regarded as among the most reliable and cost-effective, others, such as voice patterns, iris or retinal patterns, and visual pattern recognition--including facial, hand, and full body--have entered the field of personal identification.
Rainfall can sweep manure and pesticides off fields, and the chemicals then enter the groundwater and flow towards the Sound.
The sale is expected to be financed through a debt facility to be entered into at the closing of the transaction, according to a press release from Metalico.
Your child must be up to the age of three years old to enter and must be entered into the correct category.