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forced and strained agonistic , contrived
political policy of forced segregation apartheid
Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea; widely cultivated in many varieties for its dense panicles of flowers in many colors; often forced by florists for Easter blooming Astilbe japonica , spiraea , spirea
(Greek mythology) a Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders Atlas
body of water that was created by a flood or tide or by being held or forced back by a dam backwater
reed instrument with several pipes through which air is forced via a bag bagpipe
pope who in 1122 forced the Holy Roman Emperor Henry V to sign a concordat that recognized the right of the church to choose its own leadership (died in 1124) Calixtus II , Guy of Burgundy
prison for forced laborers camp
king of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him; on the death of Edmund II, Canute became king of all England (994-1035) Canute , Canute the Great , Cnut , Knut
people forced by circumstances to listen captive audience
Chinese military and political figure; in the Chinese civil war that followed World War II he was defeated by the Chinese communists and in 1949 was forced to withdraw to Taiwan where he served as president of Nationalist China until his death (1897-1975) Chiang Chung-cheng , Chiang Kai-shek
accelerator in which two beams of particles are forced to collide head on collider
woman forced into prostitution for Japanese servicemen during World War II comfort woman , ianfu
forced or restricted state or situation constraint
forced labor, esp. for roadwork corvée
forced removal from a position of advantage dislodgement , dislodgment
war, person forced from homeland during displaced person
person forced to flee from home or country displaced person , DP , stateless person
king of the English who led resistance to Canute but was defeated and forced to divide the kingdom with Canute (980-1016) Edmund II , Edmund Ironside
forced absence from one's home exile
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