Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of seizing with violence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of seizing with violence.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or grasping; seizure.

Etymologies

Latin prensatio, from prensare, prehensare, verb frequentative from prehendere to seize. (Wiktionary)

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