To make easy or easier: political agreements that facilitated troop withdrawals. (verb-transitive)
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Use "facilitate" in a sentence
"What research has shown though is that the interruptions that emails and phone calls facilitate affect our ability to remember things."
"Almost all non-functional programmers are unaware that tail calls facilitate a programming paradigm that they have never seen."
"Calliflower Premium is designed to help business users of Web conference-calling facilitate active participation in calls, share agendas and documents, coordinate participants 'schedules, capture and share information discussed during conferences, and manage agreements, action items and follow-ups to keep projects moving."