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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Enroll \En*roll"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enrolled; p. pr. & vb.
n. Enrolling.] [Pref. en- + roll: cf. F. enr[^o]ler; pref.
en- (L. in) + r[^o]le roll or register. See Roll, n.]
[Written also enrol.]
1. To insert in a roil; to register or enter in a list or
catalogue or on rolls of court; hence, to record; to
insert in records; to leave in writing; as, to enroll men
for service; to enroll a decree or a law; also,
reflexively, to enlist.
An unwritten law of common right, so engraven in the
hearts of our ancestors, and by them so constantly
enjoyed and claimed, as that it needed not
All the citizen capable of bearing arms enrolled
2. To envelop; to inwrap; to involve. [Obs.] --Spenser.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
v 1: register formally as a participant or member; "The party
recruited many new members" [syn: enroll, inscribe,
enter, enrol, recruit]
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