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propel
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
cause to move forward (to push or encourage)
  • "Imbuing violence with holy meaning," wrote the historian Iris Chang, "the Japanese imperial army made violence a cultural imperative every bit as powerful as that which propelled Europeans during the Crusades and the Spanish Inquisition."
    p. 43.6

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