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enroll

[en-rohl]
verb (used with object)
1.
to write the name of (a person) in a roll or register; place upon a list; register: It took two days to enroll the new students.
2.
to enlist (oneself).
3.
to put in a record; record: to enroll the minutes of a meeting; to enroll the great events of history.
4.
to roll or wrap up: fruit enrolled in tissue paper.
5.
Nautical. to document (a U.S. vessel) by issuing a certificate of enrollment.
verb (used without object)
6.
to enroll oneself: He enrolled in college last week.

Origin:
1300–50; Middle English enrollen < Old French enroller. See en-1, roll

enroller, noun
preenroll, verb
reenroll, verb
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enrol or enroll (ɪnˈrəʊl)
 
vb , (US) -rols, -rolls, -rolling, -rolled
1.  to record or note in a roll or list
2.  (also intr) to become or cause to become a member; enlist; register
3.  to put on record; record
4.  rare to roll or wrap up
 
enroll or enroll
 
vb
 
enrol'lee or enroll
 
n
 
en'roller or enroll
 
n

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Word Origin & History

enroll
mid-14c., from O.Fr. enroller, from en- "make, put in" + rolle (see roll). Related: Enrolled; enrolling.

enrol
alt. spelling of enroll.
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Example sentences
All were free of dementia when they enrolled in the study.
The report describes a link between lower tuition and higher percentages of
  students enrolled in two-year colleges.
About half the students currently enrolled in higher education are at community
  colleges.
Yet astonishingly it also reveals the vast number of people enrolled at
  universities who hold few formal qualifications.
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