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invasion

noun aggression, assault, attack, attack on rights, breach, disobedience, encroachment, foray, hostile entry, incursion, infiltration, infraction, inroad, inruptio, interference, interloping, intrusion, overstepping, raid, siege, transgression, trespass, violation
Associated concepts: invasion of a corpus, invasion of principal, invasion of privacy, invasion of rights, wrongful invasion
See also: assault, encroachment, entrance, foray, incursion, inflow, infringement, intrusion, onset, outbreak, violation

INVASION. The entry of a country by a public enemy, making war.
     2. The Constitution of the United States, art. 1, s. 8, gives power to congress "to provide for calling the militia to execute the laws of the Union, suppress insurrections, and repel invasions." Vide Insurrection.

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The enucleated globe (in those cases where it was available) and the histopathological slide in all patients were reviewed by a pathologist and paediatric oncologist at SJMCH and KMIO, for presence of histopathological risk factors like choroidal invasion, iris infiltration, scleral extension, optic nerve invasion posterior to lamina cribrosa and involvement of cut end of optic nerve by tumour cells.
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The new legislation will amend the Crimes Act 1958 to create new offences of carjacking, aggravated carjacking, home invasion and aggravated home invasion.
In the morning, President Nicos Anastasiades attended a memorial service for the army officers and soldiers killed during the invasion at the Tomb of Makedonitissa in Nicosia, where he also laid a wreath.
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Elastic staining was performed on a single section of pT3 tumors containing the deepest tumor invasion using the elastic Van Gieson staining kit (HT25A, Sigma-Aldrich, Buchs, Switzerland).
cingulata density during spring autumn and winter occurred in habitats where invasion was classified as initial whereas the lowest densities occurred in the stage of invasion completed during each season.
Silajdzic, who at the time of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait was foreign minister of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, noted in a statement to Kuwait News Agency that this brutal invasion had formed a coup against the concepts of good neighborliness and addressing issues between countries through dialogue and political negotiations, which is the basis of international relations in the contemporary world.
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258) Their goal was to convince the Germans that the invasion would not take place where it actually did occur.
invasion plans and Japanese defensive strategy and plans.