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CONCUSSION, civ. law. The unlawful forcing of another by threats of violence to give something of value. It differs from robbery in this, that in robbery the thing is taken by force, while in concussion it is obtained by threatened violence. Hein. Lec. El, Sec. 1071

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The unfortunate woman was found to be suffering from concussion of the brain and succumbed to her injuries during the night.
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In his medical file it was recorded that von Richthofen had suffered a severe concussion of the brain and probably internal bleeding.