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evict

verb  deprive of possession, dislodge, displace, dispossess, disturb, eject, expel, jettison, kick out, oust, put out of house by legal process, recover property, remove, take possession, thrust out, turn adrift, turn out, turn out of doors, turn out of house and home, uproot, wrest property from
Associated concepts: actual eviction, constrictive eviction, partial eviction, total eviction, unlawful eviction
See also: banish, deport, depose, dislocate, dislodge, displace, dispossess, divest, eliminate, exclude, expel, remove
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Mary Flynn, who suffers breathing problems and uses an electric nebuliser, has been the crucial protagonist in the High Court battle, and now the council is to review fresh medical evidence relating to her before evicting her.
In this day and age there are far bigger things for a council to be worrying about than evicting pensioners who, incidentally, are paying council tax.
A council spokesman said: "Following welfare checks on the travellers, our legal department will today begin the process of evicting the travellers from the site.
The city cannot stop landlords from getting out of the rental business, but it can add rules to ensure landlords aren't evicting rent-control tenants to replace them with higher-paying renters.