Adact \Ad*act"\, v. t. [L. adactus, p. p. of adigere.] To compel; to drive. [Obs.] --Fotherby. [1913 Webster]

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  • adaction — † aˈdaction Obs. 0 [n. of action f. adact.] ‘A driving in violently or by force.’ Bullokar 1676 …   Useful english dictionary

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