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- v. block with earth, as after a landslide
- v. finally be or do something
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In '45 John Company5 held Bengal and the Carnatic and the east coast, more or less, and was lord of the land up to the Sutlej, the frontier beyond which lay the Five Rivers country of the Sikhs, the Punjab.'