instate

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verb in·state \in-ˈstāt\

Definition of instate

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 obsolete a :  invest, endowb :  bestow, confer

  3. 2 :  to set or establish in a rank or office :  install

Examples of instate in a Sentence

  1. the new secretary of the treasury was instated on Monday

First Known Use of instate

1603



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