present (v.) 2
put forward [for immediate action]
TNK I.i.151 [First Queen to Theseus] that work / Presents itself to th'doing [i.e. needs to be done now]
TS Induction.ii.86 [First Servingman to Sly, of the hostess of the house] And say you would present her at the leet [i.e. bring her forward for trial]

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