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  • verb Present participle of seise.


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  • I then turned him about again and holding him by the back of the neck, ran him to the edge of the wharf where seising his ankle and holidng his neck, I upended him into the water below.

    Rogue Of Gor Norman, John, 1931- 1982

  • Government agents are seising [sic] the corn over what is necessary for consumption, leaving a surplus for the neighborhood wants.

    Milling papers : personal correspondence, 1861-1864, 1865


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