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eviction
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Definition
the process of forcing someone to leave a place — typically from a home due to non-payment
  • Nor was it there because the person had been killed, or maimed or caught or burned or jailed or whipped or evicted or stomped or raped or cheated, since that could hardly qualify as news in a newspaper.
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