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mo·bi·lize

(mō'bi-līz),
1. To liberate material stored in the body; more specifically, to move a substance from tissue stores into the bloodstream.
2. To excite quiescent material to physiologic activity.
[Fr. mobiliser, to liberate, make ready, fr. L. mobilis, movable]
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mobilize

(mō′bə-līz′)
v. mobi·lized, mobi·lizing, mobi·lizes
v.tr.
To release or make available, as cells or chemical substances: hormones that mobilize calcium from bones.

mo′bi·li·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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mobilize

(mō′bĭl-īz)
1. To incite to physiological action.
2. To render movable; to put in movement.
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"As the appliance was not mobilised in five minutes, a second appliance was mobilised from Benllech.
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When contacted, the Spokesman of the Ogun Command of the NCS, Abdullahi Aliyu Maiwada explained that Customs officers shot in self-defence after being attacked by the youths mobilised by the smugglers.
The smugglers mobilised the youths of the town and they attacked our men with dangerous weapons.
The youths in the area mobilised that night mobilised themselves and moved to the Nteje police state, accusing the police of killing their kinsman.
'This morning again(Wednesday), the mobilised again and attacked the police for the same reason; but the police were able to quell the situation.
'The legislature is the bastion of democracy and as true representatives of the people, we must ensure that they are mobilised to vote; they can only vote with their PVCs.
In the melee, one of the thugs was feared killed before the police could be mobilised to restore peace to these troubled areas.