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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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Check the Structure box, enter your password and click on OK.
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The pledge agreements obligated the taxpayer to enter into share-lending agreements with the counterparty with respect to the pledged stock.
And at times we had to enter false data that, in effect, fooled the program to produce the correct answer.
Z, a calendar-year engaged in the construction business and using a long-term contract method, enters into contract to build an office building for the T Bank in 1981.
98-15's holdings could have been in serious jeopardy; exempt hospitals seeking to enter joint ventures with for profit organizations could have been granted additional flexibility in structuring proposed transactions.
What if a subject leaves the scene of an offense and enters his home before the police are even called?
Next, the user clicks on File, Protect, checks the Seal box and enters a password of up to 15 characters.
For example, a university enters into a multi-year contract with a soft drink company to be the exclusive provider of soft drinks on campus in return for an annual payment.