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use
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 15
Part of Speech: verb transitive
6. The special form of ritual adopted for use in any diocese; as, the Sarum, or Canterbury, use; the Hereford use; the York use; the Roman use; etc.
7. The premium paid for the possession and employment of borrowed money; interest; usury.
9. To make use of; to convert to one's service; to avail one's self of; to employ; to put a purpose; as, to use a plow; to use a chair; to use time; to use flour for food; to use water for irrigation.
10. To behave toward; to act with regard to; to treat; as, to use a beast cruelly.
11. To practice customarily; to make a practice of; as, to use diligence in business.
12. The benefit or profit of lands and tenements. imports a trust and confidence reposed in a man for the holding of lands. He to whose use or benefit the trust is intended shall enjoy the profits. An estate is granted and limited to A for the use of B.
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