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inure someone or something to something

to accustom someone to someone or something. We wanted to inure you to this kind of problem, but here it is and you must face it. The coach inured the team to the thought of losing. She had long ago inured herself to criticism of this type.
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Also, the disintegration of communism in Europe will have an enormous impact on private sector expansion in business, which, of course, will inure to the benefit of New York since all of these countries will be represented here in many different industries.
By using a GRAT to transfer appreciating property to a younger generation, a family can increase its overall net worth, by reducing the gift and estate taxes associated with the transfer and shifting, during the trust's term, the income tax burden to senior family members while the benefits inure to the benefit of the junior family members.
501(c)(3)-1(c)(1) provides that an organization is not operated exclusively for one or more exempt purposes, as is required for exemption, if its net earnings inure in whole or in part to the benefit of private shareholders or individuals.
While the president's, quote, fingerprints may not be directly on the evidence proving these illegal acts, the results of the acts usually inure to the benefit of the president and the president alone,'' said Rep.
His death and the accidental drownings a decade earlier of two close friends were enduring lessons to Jordan that athletic immortality doesn't inure a person to life's temporalness.