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One entry found for reinforce.
Main Entry: re·in·force
Pronunciation: secondarystressremacron-schwan-primarystressfomacr(schwa)rs, -primarystressfodot(schwa)rs
Function: verb
1 : to strengthen by additional assistance, material, or support <reinforce the elbows of a jacket> <reinforce the argument with facts>
2 : to strengthen or increase by fresh additions <were reinforcing their pitching staff> <reinforce our troops>
3 : to stimulate (a person or animal) with a reinforcer; also : to increase the frequency of (a response) with a reinforcer

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