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institutes

noun
plural of institute

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2 a public organization with a particular purpose or function
  • a scientific institute researching a cure for cancer

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institutes

verb
present tense third-person singular of institute

Synonyms & Antonyms of institutes (Entry 2 of 2)

to be responsible for the creation and early operation or use of
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton is generally credited with instituting the women's-rights movement in 1848

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“Institutes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/institutes. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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