install (something) in (someone or something)

install (something) in (someone or something)

To insert some device or machine into someone or something. They're coming to install the new dishwasher in our kitchen tomorrow, thank goodness. Yeah, the orthodontist is going to install a permanent retainer in my mouth.
See also: install
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install something in someone or something

to insert or build something into someone or something. We are going to install a trash compactor in our kitchen. The doctors installed a pacemaker in Donald.
See also: install
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