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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Enroll \En*roll"\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Enrolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enrolling}.] [Pref. en- + roll: cf. F. enr[^o]ler; pref. en- (L. in) + r[^o]le roll or register. See {Roll}, noun] [Written also {enrol}.]

1. To insert in a roil; to register or enter in a list or catalogue or on rolls of court; hence, to record; to insert in records; to leave in writing; as, to enroll men for service; to enroll a decree or a law; also, reflexively, to enlist.

An unwritten law of common right, so engraven in the hearts of our ancestors, and by them so constantly enjoyed and claimed, as that it needed not enrolling. --Milton.

All the citizen capable of bearing arms enrolled themselves. --Prescott.

2. To envelop; to inwrap; to involve. [Obs.] --Spenser.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

enrol

verb

1: register formally as a participant or member; "The party recruited many new members" [syn: {enroll}, {inscribe}, {enter}, {enrol}, {recruit}]


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