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for To lodge an information
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Lodge \Lodge\, v. t. [OE. loggen, OF. logier, F. loger. See
Lodge, n. ]
1. To give shelter or rest to; especially, to furnish a
sleeping place for; to harbor; to shelter; hence, to
receive; to hold.
Every house was proud to lodge a knight. --Dryden.
The memory can lodge a greater store of images than
all the senses can present at one time. --Cheyne.
2. To drive to shelter; to track to covert.
The deer is lodged; I have tracked her to her
3. To deposit for keeping or preservation; as, the men lodged
their arms in the arsenal.
4. To cause to stop or rest in; to implant.
He lodged an arrow in a tender breast. --Addison.
5. To lay down; to prostrate.
Though bladed corn be lodged, and trees blown down.
6. To present or bring (information, a complaint) before a
court or other authority; as, to lodge a complaint.
To lodge an information, to enter a formal complaint.
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