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  Words related to seizure

Related / Similar Words: capture, gaining control, ictus, raptus

 

Definition:
  • the taking possession of something by legal process;
  • the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property;
  • the act of taking of a person by force;
  • a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease; "he suffered an epileptic seizure";

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    Hyponyms: confiscation, arrogation, distress, distraint, impoundment, impounding, internment, poundage, impress, impressment, recapture, usurpation, apprehension, arrest, catch, collar, pinch, taking into custody, conquest, conquering, subjection, subjugation, enslavement, abduction, kidnapping, snatch, convulsion, focal seizure, raptus hemorrhagicus

     

    Derivational Morphology: impound, attach, sequester, confiscate, seize, appropriate, capture, conquer, get, catch

     

     
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