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perform meaning

EN[pər.ˈfɔrm] [pə.ˈfɔːm] [pɚ.ˈfɔɹm] [-ɔː(ɹ)m]
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    Definition of perform in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGperformsPRperformingPT, PPperformedPREper-SUF-form
    1. To do something; to execute.
      1. Turbines have been around for a long time—windmills and water wheels are early examples. The name comes from the Latin turbo, meaning vortex, and thus the defining property of a turbine is that a fluid or gas turns the blades of a rotor, which is attached to a shaft that can perform useful work.
    2. To do something in front of an audience, often in order to entertain it.
      1. She will perform in the play.   The magician performed badly – none of his tricks worked.   The string quartet performed three pieces by Haydn. ‎
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    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • In situ hybridisations were performed on devitellinised embryos still wrapped around the yolk and on embryos with the yolk dissected away.
      • First, we perform subperiod analysis through dividing the whole sample period into two subperiods delimited by the onset of the largest and most infamous crash in the history of China’s stock market.
      • Corpectomy and total spondylectomy are performed not only in the lumbar spine but also in the proximal and midthoracic spine.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Performing a curiously melancholy, undulating developpe, the dancers point their legs at each other like accusing fingers.
    3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • Pre-augmentation urodynamic testing and capillaroscopy was performed.
      • In these patients an explorative laparotomy (n = 3) and a diagnostic lymphonodectomy (n = 1) were performed.
      • Extraconal and intraconal fat excision was also performed.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Verbs
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    2. en performing
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    4. fr performance
    5. en performer
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    Meaning of perform for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "perform" is a verb.
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