[Ads-l] leverage

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sun May 27 17:18:49 EDT 2018

Simply "to utilize":

"ITU is proud to partner with UNESCO for Mobile Learning Week 2018 to
explore how we can leverage the power of ICTs to ensure inclusive and
quality education for all.”

No implication of "unfair advantage" (as at M-W Online). OED does even

I've heard the "utilize" sense several times lately.


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