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Main Entry: ori·ent
Pronunciation: primarystressomacrr-emacron-secondarystressent, primarystressodotr-
Function: verb
1 a : to cause to face toward the east b : to set or arrange in a definite position especially in relation to the points of the compass
2 : to acquaint with a situation or environment <orient new students>
3 : to direct towards the interests of a particular group <movies that are oriented toward teenagers>

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