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entrap

someone (in something )(with something ) Fig. to use something to deceive someone into involvement in something. The investigators entrapped Max into breaking the law with promises to buy the goods he stole. They entrapped Max into breaking the law.
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Agents, he added, are trained to avoid entrapping targets, allowing them to initiate the online moves.
On the other way, an aqueous route was demonstrated successfully for entrapping the enzymes (Bhatia and Brinker, 2000; Liu and Chen, 1999), whole cells (Nassif et al.
Simple: you are a soft target; entrapping you creates great headlines in newspapers; and it shows the government is doing something to tackle the country's binge-drinking problems (because, as with the food and health debate, the real solutions are complex and take a long time to work).
PQFNs were entrapping flux residues by not permitting a path of volatilization for the no-clean flux.
Is it possible to shape policies that restrain the former without entrapping the latter?
The viscous flow of metal in the mold is much less turbulent than 100% liquid, allowing for rapid fill of thin sections (2-3mm) without entrapping cavity atmosphere, Jorstad said, stressing that thin sections translate to reduced part weight.
By making her own "policy" the very means for entrapping her, Sir Alexander attempts to transform her agency into a restriction that would restore the social order, provide a house without shame and a heart without grief and thus make himself whole again.