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- noun Superior or overpowering force.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Superior force.
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- noun an
- noun law an
unavoidable catastrophe, especially one that prevents someone from fulfilling a legal obligation
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- noun a natural and unavoidable catastrophe that interrupts the expected course of events
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[French : force, force + majeure, greater.]
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From French force majeure (greater force)
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