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expulsion
used in The House of the Seven Gables

2 uses
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Definition
the act of forcing out
especially in 2 primary senses:
  • kicking someone out of an organization — such as a school or country
  • squeezing something to eliminate a liquid or gas
  • Persons who have wandered, or been expelled, out of the common track of things, even were it for a better system, desire nothing so much as to be led back.
    Chapter 9 — Clifford and Phoebe (65% in)
  • It was the Eden of a thunder-smitten Adam, who had fled for refuge thither out of the same dreary and perilous wilderness into which the original Adam was expelled.
    Chapter 10 — The Pyncheon Garden (40% in)

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