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coerce

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Verb

Infinitive
to coerce

Third person singular
coerc

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to coerce (third-person singular simple present coerc, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) to use force, threat, fraud, or intimidation in attempt to compel one to act against his will.
  2. (transitive) (computing) to force an attribute, normally of a data type, to take on the attribute of another data type.

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