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dispossess

v. to eject someone from real property, either legally or by self help.

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On the one hand, the dispossessing policy continues, but on the other hand, some property rights have been partially restored.
Dispossessing a defender, Tynan got to the by-line to cross for onrushing midfielder James Cummins to score the opener after just three minutes.
Nigel Jemson missed from two yards but Rodgers scored on 63 minutes after dispossessing Billy Jones and the Brummie set up Steve Jagielka to net three minutes later.
But the Taliban is merely paying a long-due tribute to imperialists by continuing the campaign of dispossessing nations of their history through perennial "interventions." In this scenario, the Talibs appear, quite credibly and properly, as the bad guys--but strange as it may sound, not necessarily in the Western metropolises, some ritualistic incantations to the contrary notwithstanding.
Buying up farms and manors, putting the screws on tenants who owed him back rents and then dispossessing them for non-payment, amalgamating parcels into house lots, developing turnpikes, investing in spas, and generally irritating his new neighbours by ignoring the cultural codes that had held their rural communities together, Mr Caleb Dickinson is an all-too-familiar modern capitalist shark.