in use

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in use

: being used
  • All of the computers are currently in use.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. : the act or practice of employing something : employment, application

  2. : the fact or state of being used

  3. : a method or manner of employing or applying something

  1. : accustom, habituate

  2. : to put into action or service : avail oneself of : employ

  3. : to consume or take (liquor, drugs, etc.) regularly


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