Enroll

En*roll"

(?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enrolled (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Enrolling.] [Pref. en- + roll: cf. F. enrler; pref. en- (L. in) + rle roll or register. See Roll, n.]
[Written also enrol.]
1. To insert in a roil; to register or enter in a list or catalogue or on rolls of court; hence, to record; to insert in records; to leave in writing; as, to enroll men for service; to enroll a decree or a law; also, reflexively, to enlist.
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An unwritten law of common right, so engraven in the hearts of our ancestors, and by them so constantly enjoyed and claimed, as that it needed not enrolling.
Milton.
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All the citizen capable of bearing arms enrolled themselves.
Prescott.
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2. To envelop; to inwrap; to involve. [Obs.] Spenser.
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