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Definition of procure verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    , NAmE//proʊˈkyʊr//
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they procure
    he / she / it procures
    past simple procured
    -ing form procuring
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  1. 1[transitive] (formal) to obtain something, especially with difficulty procure something (for somebody/something) She managed to procure a ticket for the concert. They procured a copy of the report for us. procure somebody something They procured us a copy of the report.
  2. 2[transitive, intransitive] procure (somebody) to provide a prostitute for someone
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