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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Evict  \E*vict"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Evicted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Evicting}.]  [L.  evictus,  p.  p.  of  evincere  to  overcome 
  completely,  evict.  See  {Evince}.] 
  1.  (Law)  To  dispossess  by  a  judicial  process;  to  dispossess 
  by  paramount  right  or  claim  of  such  right  to  eject;  to 
  oust. 
 
  The  law  of  England  would  speedily  evict  them  out  of 
  their  possession.  --Sir.  J. 
  Davies. 
 
  2.  To  evince;  to  prove.  [Obs.]  --Cheyne. 




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