familiarize (someone or oneself) with (something)

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familiarize (someone or oneself) with (something)

To become, or cause someone else to become, more knowledgeable about something. I tried familiarizing myself with the text, but I'm still totally confused. You need to familiarize the drummer with this song before our gig.
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familiarize someone with something

to help someone get to know or understand someone or something. I hope you will take the time to familiarize yourself with the instructions before you set out to operate this device. Let me take a moment to familiarize myself with the facts of the case.
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In order to familiarize themselves with the functioning of the state veterinary supervision system, representatives of the Inspection Body for Food Safety under the Government of the Republic of Armenia also visited the feed mill of the Leningrad region.
"This will allow them more opportunities to study their options and to familiarize themselves with the ballot itself," he added.
Residents are invited to stop by to familiarize themselves with Didech's office, talk about legislation and state government.
Operators of the Washington sanctions machine are advised to at least superficially familiarize themselves with our history in order to stop wasting their time," Ryabkov said in a statement.
Participants will gain knowledge on vulnerability and possible consequences of cyber-space attacks on critical energy infrastructure through practical training, and familiarize themselves with existing crisis management models and procedures to improve capacities to counter cyber-attacks.
The Chinese delegation decided to familiarize themselves with the construction project and explore these facilities.
The assembly discussed a number of topics that are related to promoting the press march towards a new system, besides discussing a number of issues that are related to the GCC and Arab press to familiarize themselves with the latest developments in the GCC press work, which is witnessing continuous development.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian leader's highly-important message to the European youth invites them to familiarize themselves with noble Islamic teachings and reality of this religion, a senior Iranian cleric said on Saturday.
The report said that crews of the missile ships of the Russian Navy will familiarize themselves with the cultural and historical monuments of the capital, make a city tour, and attend classes at the Higher Naval School during their stay in Baku.
Hunters should familiarize themselves with the raven's basic outlines (especially the large bill), while also checking their local and state laws before setting off into the field for an enjoyable, yet challenging crow hunt.
Our "Customer Experience Program" offer customers an opportunity to familiarize themselves with NDC equipments during consultation visits.
Not only graduates of foreign universities, but also all citizens of the Kyrgyz Republic can familiarize themselves with the procedure of taking public service.
At NPE, North American processors will have an opportunity to familiarize themselves with additives from Asian and European producers they may nor know.
Aleco, a Muscle Shoals, Alabama, USA-based manufacturer of impact doors, PVC strip doors, pan rack covers and air curtains, has unveiled a new Internet website, www.aleco.com, to help customers and potential clients better familiarize themselves with its product range.
They should continue to familiarize themselves with the rule, and be prepared to be in immediate compliance whenever it should take effect.