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phase something ↔ in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishphase something ↔ in phrasal verbSTART something/MAKE something STARTto gradually start using a new system, law, process etc The new tests will be phased in over the next two years. phase→ See Verb table
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phase inA new phase opened up in 1967 with the purchase of the mill by Aonghus Gordon's father.As with other therapeutic approaches, family therapy includes several phases.By convention, the direction of the nystagmus is said to be toward the side of the fast phase.The components are partitioned between the liquid and the mobile phase.Yesterday the group moved into its growth phase.This phase ushers in a new type of relationship: the triangular relationship.Engine manufacturers will have flexibility to meet the new standards through a phase - in approach between 2007 and 2010.The fuel provision will go into effect in June 2006 and be phased - in through 2009.
From Longman Business Dictionaryphase something → in phrasal verb [transitive] to introduce something graduallyThe promised 60% increase in the minimum wage will be phased in over four years. phase→ See Verb table
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Verb table
phase
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyphase
he, she, itphases
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyphased
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave phased
he, she, ithas phased
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad phased
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill phase
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have phased
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam phasing
he, she, itis phasing
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you, we, theyare phasing
Past
I, he, she, itwas phasing
you, we, theywere phasing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been phasing
he, she, ithas been phasing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been phasing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be phasing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been phasing
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