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  • 21enforce — /ɛnˈfɔs / (say en faws), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (t) (enforced, enforcing) 1. to put or keep in force; compel obedience to: to enforce laws; to enforce rules. 2. to obtain (payment, obedience, etc.) by force or compulsion. 3. to impose (a course of …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 22power — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French poer, pouer, from poer to be able, from Vulgar Latin *potēre, alteration of Latin posse more at potent Date: 13th century 1. a. (1) ability to act or produce an effect… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 23Squadron Supreme (Supreme Power) — Superteambox imagesize= caption=Cover art for Squadron Supreme #1. Art by Gary Frank. team name=Squadron Supreme publisher=Marvel Comics debut= Squadron Supreme #1 creators=J. Michael Straczynski Gary Frank base=Squadron Operations and Residence… …

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  • 24Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers — The Worshipful Company of Painter Stainers is one of the Livery Companies of the City of London. An organisation of stainers, or painters of metals and wood, is known to have existed as early as 1268. A similar organisation of painters, who… …

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  • 25Preamble to the United States Constitution — We the People redirects here. For other uses, see We the People (disambiguation). United States of America This artic …

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  • 26Blur (comics) — Superherobox| caption= Supreme Power #5 (February 2004). Art by Gary Frank. character name=The Blur real name=Stanley Stewart publisher=Marvel Comics MAX (comics) imprint. debut= Supreme Power #1 (October 2003) As the Blur: Supreme Power #5… …

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  • 27Saga of Pliocene Exile — The Saga of Pliocene Exile is a series of science / speculative fiction books by Julian May, first published in the early 1980s. It consists of four books: The Many Coloured Land , The Golden Torc , The Non Born King and The Adversary .Main… …

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  • 28Changeling (film) — This article is about the 2008 film directed by Clint Eastwood. For the 1980 film, see The Changeling (film). Changeling …

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  • 29Frisian freedom — Friese freedom or freedom of the Frisians is the absence of feudalism and serfdom in Frisia, the area that was originally inhabited by the Frisians, in particular the current provinces of Friesland and Groningen and the area west Friesland in the …

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  • 30enforce rules — effectively carry out regulations or laws, compel obedience to rules by force …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 31domestic authority — The right of parents and, by extension, the right of teachers, to discipline and compel obedience to their lawful commands from their children. See corporeal punishment …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 32enforce — To put into execution; to cause to take effect; to make effective; as, to enforce a particular law, a writ, a judgment, or the collection of a debt or fine; to compel obedience to. See e.g. attachment; execution; garnishment …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 33domestic authority — The right of parents and, by extension, the right of teachers, to discipline and compel obedience to their lawful commands from their children. See corporeal punishment …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 34enforce — To put into execution; to cause to take effect; to make effective; as, to enforce a particular law, a writ, a judgment, or the collection of a debt or fine; to compel obedience to. See e.g. attachment; execution; garnishment …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 35civil contempt proceeding — A proceeding, summary in nature and sui generis in character, by which a party to an action is enabled to compel obedience to orders, judgments, and decrees rendered in the action which declare the rights to which he is entitled. In some… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 36Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …

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  • 37United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 38Coerce — Co*erce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coerced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coercing}.] [L. co[ e]rcere; co + arcere to shut up, to press together. See {Ark}.] 1. To restrain by force, especially by law or authority; to repress; to curb. Burke. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 39Coerced — Coerce Co*erce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coerced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coercing}.] [L. co[ e]rcere; co + arcere to shut up, to press together. See {Ark}.] 1. To restrain by force, especially by law or authority; to repress; to curb. Burke. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 40Coercing — Coerce Co*erce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coerced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coercing}.] [L. co[ e]rcere; co + arcere to shut up, to press together. See {Ark}.] 1. To restrain by force, especially by law or authority; to repress; to curb. Burke. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English