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  • v. To succeed in doing something considered to be very difficult.
  • v. To rescue; to liberate.
  • v. To bring away from; to bring by boat from a ship, a wreck, the shore, etc.
  • v. To prove; to demonstrate; to show clearly.

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  • v. be successful; achieve a goal

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