Expugner \Ex*pugn"er\, n. One who expugns. [1913 Webster]

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  • expugner — et prendre de force, Expugnare …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • expugner —  v. Prendre d assaut, vaincre …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

  • expugn — early 15c., eradicate, exterminate, also conquer, defeat, from O.Fr. expugner, from L. expugnare to take by assault, storm, capture, from ex (see EX (Cf. ex )) + pugnare to fight (see PUGNACIOUS (Cf. pugnacious)). Related: Expugned …   Etymology dictionary

  • inexorable — Inexorable, Inexorabilis. Inflexible par prieres, qu on ne peut flechir par oraisons, qu on ne peut expugner et vaincre …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

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