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deploy

de·ploy

deploy

 
 
pronunciation:
dih ploI
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: deployed, deploying, deploys
definition 1: to move, position, or distribute so as to make ready or effective for a particular purpose.
The general deployed his troops in battle formation.The United States continues to deploy drones to the region.
similar words:
maneuver
definition 2: to put into effective or strategic use.
deploy an argumentdeploy technologies
definition 3: to cause to unfold or open out so as to be ready for use.
For a few seconds, spectators wondered if the sky diver would ever deploy his parachute.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition 1: to position people, objects, or the like so as to be ready for a particular purpose.
similar words:
maneuver
definition 2: to unfold or open out so as to be ready for use.
The air bags deployed on impact, saving the driver and her passenger.
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derivation: deployment (n.)