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  • v. To ignite.
  • v. Of an engine or similar, to start.
  • v. To launch; to run.
  • v. To excite; to infuse with energy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. begin to smoke
  • v. arouse or excite feelings and passions

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