noun see expropriate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • expropriator — EXPROPRIATÓR, OÁRE, expropriatori, oare, s.m. şi f. Persoană care expropriază (2). [pr.: pri a ] – Din fr. expropriateur. Trimis de ana zecheru, 11.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  expropriatór s. m. (sil. pri a ), pl. expropriatóri Trimis de siveco …   Dicționar Român

  • expropriator — expropriate ► VERB ▪ (of the state) take (property) from its owner for public use or benefit. DERIVATIVES expropriation noun expropriator noun. ORIGIN Latin expropriare, from proprium property …   English terms dictionary

  • expropriator — See expropriation. * * * …   Universalium

  • expropriator — n. one who requisitions, one who confiscates …   English contemporary dictionary

  • expropriator — ex·pro·pri·a·tor …   English syllables

  • expropriator — See: expropriate …   English dictionary

  • expropriator —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌād.ə(r), ātə noun ( s) : one that expropriates …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mthwakazi — This word Mthwakazi is derived from the name of Queen Mu Thwa, the first ruler of the Mthwakazi territory who ruled around 7,000 years ago. She was the matriarch of the Aba Thwa, the San people who were derogatively called the Bushmen by… …   Wikipedia

  • expropriate — UK [eksˈprəʊprɪeɪt] / US [eksˈproʊprɪˌeɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms expropriate : present tense I/you/we/they expropriate he/she/it expropriates present participle expropriating past tense expropriated past participle expropriated formal 1)… …   English dictionary

  • expropriate — transitive verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Medieval Latin expropriatus, past participle of expropriare, from Latin ex + proprius own Date: 1611 1. to deprive of possession or proprietary rights 2. to transfer (the property of another) to one s own …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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