the act of impressing people or property into public service or use.

1780–90; impress2 + -ment Unabridged
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impressment (ɪmˈprɛsmənt)
the commandeering or conscription of things or men into government service

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The short answer is no--my fortune-telling experience extends to brief impressment as a palm-reader at a children's party.
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