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undertakes

verb
present tense third-person singular of undertake

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to take to or upon oneself
  • undertook the responsibility of raising the orphaned children as their own

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“Undertakes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/undertakes. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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