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inquisition
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
common noun:  questioning or investigation — often implying harsh questioning

or:

proper noun:  a former tribunal of the Roman Catholic Church (or their investigations) created to discover and suppress heresy
  • He left, because the lord of the Inquisition did not approve of his manner of thinking and suggested, at a court banquet, that he change it.
    1.5 Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Climax of the D'Anconias (5% in)
  • Sebastian d'Anconia threw the contents of his wine glass at the face of the lord of the Inquisition, and escaped before he could be seized.
    1.5 Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Climax of the D'Anconias (5% in)

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