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verb [transitive] formal enshrine pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈʃraɪn/
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present participleenshrining
past tenseenshrined
past participleenshrined
  1. to officially record something such as an idea or principle in a document so that it cannot be ignored
    These fundamental freedoms are enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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