assist in accomplishing a purpose
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  • avail — I (be of use) verb aid, assist, assist in accomplishing a purpose, be good to, be of service, be of value, be profitable, be useful, benefit, bestead, bring to bear, confer a benefit on, do service, have efficacy, help, perform a function,… …   Law dictionary

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