in·ure also en·ure (ĭn-yr)
tr.v. in·ured, in·ur·ing, in·ures also en·ured, en·ur·ing, en·ures
To habituate to something undesirable, especially by prolonged subjection; accustom: "Though the food became no more palatable, he soon became sufficiently inured to it" (John Barth).
[Middle English, back-formation from enured, customary, from in ure : in, in; see IN1 + ure, use (from Old French euvre, uevre, work, from Latin opera, activity associated with work; see op- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots).]
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