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- v. Alternative spelling of familiarize.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. to make familiar or acquainted; same as familiarize.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make familiar or conversant with
Discuss the questions with your child, and familiarise him with the style of questioning.
You could, for example, take the Urban Birds or Marine Birds tours; familiarise yourself with the amphibians living in the ponds up on Montjuïc, or inspect the biodiversity of the Parc del Castell de l'Oreneta through a magnifying glass.
But if they are going to engage in primary research, and make dramatic causal claims to the nation – as they have done in this story – I don't think it's too much to ask that they familiarise themselves with proper work that's already been done, and consider alternative explanations for the numbers they've found.
Bearing that in mind, shall we just take a moment to familiarise ourselves with a little Sunday morning programme called 'The Pod'?
It's one of a chain of German institutions that has a two-sided mission: to familiarise high-achieving young Germans with the rest of Europe, and to assist the prospects of people much further down the educational hierarchy.
Britons would do well to familiarise themselves with this tale of the 40-year squeeze, because there are chilling signs of something similar getting under way here.
The e-reader display will give visitors the chance to familiarise themselves with the devices and to explore the benefits of the e-book revolution.
The leaders of these various knowledge hubs must familiarise themselves with each other, along with the heads of universities and even high schools.
Ministers have alighted on 30 hours since they say this will be enough to familiarise the unemployed with the world of work.
"The underdevelopment of platforms is most evident with iPad apps where is seems like common design conventions, especially navigation, is making it difficult for users to familiarise with the apps."
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