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deforcement


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deforcement  \De*force"ment\,  n.  [OF.]  (Law) 
  a  A  keeping  out  by  force  or  wrong  a  wrongful  withholding, 
  as  of  lands  or  tenements,  to  which  another  has  a  right 
  b  (Scots  Law)  Resistance  to  an  officer  in  the  execution  of 
  law.  --Burrill.