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activate

verb

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to cause to function
  • the thermostat is set to activate the heating system only when the temperature drops below 65 degrees

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The first known use of activate was in 1624

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actions

activate

activated

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“Activate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/activate. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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