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  • verb transitive, idiomatic To read something and say the words to inform other people.
  • verb transitive, idiomatic, US (of a device) To read some data and inform the person using the device.
  • verb transitive, law To interpret a part of a law so that it is not struck down but is rendered of no effect or applicability.


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