from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To exhaust; to tire out; to leave no capacity of force or use in; to overthrow.


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  • Anastasia Vasilakis Apple's new iCloud Internet services could eliminate the need for consumers to use up chunks of storage on their iPhones and iPods.

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