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imposes

verb
present tense third-person singular of impose

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to establish or apply as a charge or penalty
  • that state now imposes a fine for text messaging while driving

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“Imposes.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imposes. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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