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compel
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Harry was angry with the other two for siding with McGonagall; nevertheless, he felt compelled to join in once they started discussing what had happened.
  • ’Enchanted coins,’ said Malfoy, as though he was compelled to keep talking, though his wand hand was shaking badly.
  • ’Enchanted coins,’ said Malfoy, as though he was compelled to keep talking, though his wand hand was shaking badly.

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  • Does our DNA compel us to act as we do?
  • Can we compel the witness to testify?

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