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Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To take by assault; to storm; to overcome; to vanquish

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To overcome; conquer; take by assault.

Etymologies

From Old French expugner, from Latin expugnare ("to take by storm"). (Wiktionary)

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