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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  expulsion  \`["e]x*pul"sion\  (r?`?ks*p?l"sh?n),  n. 
  Renewed  or  repeated  expulsion.  --Fuller. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Expulsion  \Ex*pul"sion\,  n.  [L.  expulsio,  fr  expellere:  cf  F. 
  expulsion.  See  {Expel}.] 
  1.  The  act  of  expelling;  a  driving  or  forcing  out  summary 
  removal  from  membership,  association,  etc 
 
  The  expulsion  of  the  Tarquins.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  The  state  of  being  expelled  or  driven  out 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  expulsion 
  n  1:  the  act  of  expelling  someone  [syn:  {ejection},  {exclusion}, 
  {riddance}] 
  2:  squeezing  out  by  applying  pressure  [syn:  {extrusion}] 
  3:  the  act  of  expelling  or  projecting  or  ejecting  [syn:  {projection}, 
  {ejection},  {forcing  out}] 




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