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instate

[in-steyt] /ɪnˈsteɪt/
verb (used with object), instated, instating.
1.
to put or place in a certain state or position, as in an office; install.
2.
Obsolete. to endow with something.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; in-2 + state (noun); see reinstate
Related forms
instatement, noun
uninstated, adjective
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Examples for instatement
  • There was no formal instatement to the position, it being one of general consensus.
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instate

/ɪnˈsteɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to place in a position or office; install
Derived Forms
instatement, noun
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