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verb [transitive] marshal pronunciation in British English /ˈmɑː(r)ʃ(ə)l/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theymarshal
he/she/itmarshals
present participlemarshalling
past tensemarshalled
past participlemarshalled
  1. to bring people or things together and organize them so that they can be used in an effective way

    Western powers are marshalling their military resources.

    The government hopes to marshal support for the ban.

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