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English Dictionary: innovate by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. bring something new to an environment; "A new word processor was introduced"
    Synonym(s): introduce, innovate
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Innovate \In"no*vate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Innovated}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Innovating}.] [L. innovatus,p. p. of innovare to
      revew; pref. in- in + novare to make new,fr. novus new. See
      1. To bring in as new; to introduce as a novelty; as, to
            innovate a word or an act. [Archaic]
      2. To change or alter by introducing something new; to
            remodel; to revolutionize. [Archaic] --Burton.
                     From his attempts upon the civil power, he proceeds
                     to innovate God's worship.                  --South.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Innovate \In"no*vate\, v. i.
      To introduce novelties or changes; -- sometimes with in or
      on. --Bacon.
               Every man,therefore,is not fit to innovate. --Dryden.
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