Expropriate

Definition of Expropriate

Ex`pro´pri`ate
v. t.1.To put out of one's possession; to surrender the ownership of; also, to deprive of possession or proprietary rights.
Expropriate these [bad landlords] as the monks were expropriated by Act of Parliament.
- M. Arnold.

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