lend oneself to

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The multitude of lapping influence factors cumulated by ultrasonic field characteristic parameters lead to the apparition of some complex, interconnected phenomenon in the work area, where is difficult to define an analytic model, but sometime is lend oneself to experimental modeling.
The sentence in which you so aptly define this constellation demands to be quoted: "To attempt an autobiography using French words alone is to lend oneself to the vivisector's scalpel, revealing what lies beneath the skin.