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deforce

to withhold property, especially land, wrongfully or by force from the rightful owner or to eject or keep forcibly from possession of property.
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The best two essays in the volume are the two most unexpected, both quite outside any regular festschrift guidelines, and both tours deforce characteristic of their maverick authors.
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