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embark

  

      vb  
1    to board (a ship or aircraft)  
2    intr; usually foll by: on or upon   to commence or engage (in) a new project, venture, etc.  
     (C16: via French from Old Provençal embarcar, from em- + barca boat, barque)  
  embarkation      n  
  embarkment      n  
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embark

  
1    board ship, go aboard, put on board, take on board, take ship  
2      (with)       on or upon   begin, broach, commence, engage, enter, get the show on the road     (informal)   initiate, launch, plunge into, set about, set out, start, take up, undertake  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    alight, arrive, get off, go ashore, land, step out of  

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