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Overview of verb obligate

The verb obligate has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. compel, oblige, obligate

(force somebody to do something; "We compel all students to fill out this form")

2. obligate

(commit in order to fulfill an obligation; "obligate money")

3. oblige, bind, hold, obligate

(bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise")


Overview of adj obligate

The adj obligate has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. obligate

(restricted to a particular condition of life; "an obligate anaerobe can survive only in the absence of oxygen")

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