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  • v. (idiomatic) To briefly summarise
  • v. To inform or educate someone, typically of a new concept or a concept particular to an organization or industry
  • v. To repeat something.
  • v. To use completely, in a short space of time. Usually money.
  • v. To pervade, of a quality that is characteristic of a group, organisation, or system.
  • v. To impale a person with a blade, usually a sword.
  • v. Of a waterway, to flow through an area.
  • v. Used other than as an idiom: see run,‎ through.

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

  • v. use up (resources or materials)
  • v. apply thoroughly; think through

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