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confiscate

1. seized or confiscated; forfeit
2. having lost or been deprived of property through confiscation
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General Folsom sent his troopers out and confiscated all the cows, and his troopers, aided by the militia, ate most of the meat.
Dakon had four magnificent carriage horses that he wanted to save, and General Folsom had given him the tip that next morning all the horses that remained in the city were to be confiscated for food.
The meeting reiterated the transfer of the ownership of confiscated property to the local community and making the most of revenues in the state budget.
Despite the prosecutor's offices' instructions, however, the cars were not confiscated, the daily claimed.
The confiscated goods included duplicates of reputed brands like Revlon and Max Factor and the total value of the products seized is estimated at Dh9.
NNA - Government commissioner to the Military Court Judge Sakr Sakr asked Wednesday the security apparatuses to investigate with Naim Abbas and two other persons into the case of the two confiscated booby-trapped cars on Wednesday.
Patrols of Border Guard Confiscate Weapons in Jazan" Jazan, Safar 23, 1435, Dec 26, 2013, SPA -- The patrols of the Border Guard in Jazan Region confiscated 185 pistols and 370 ammunition from a smuggler during routine checks along the border today.
Acting Manager at the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic Violations Department, Captain Suhail Faraj Al Qubaisi, said licences may also be confiscated in case of repeat offences, which would raise the drivers' black points to 24.
Police in Larnaca confiscated eight computers during two separate raids at betting shops in the village of Avgorou on Tuesday night after they were tipped off that they were operating as illegal online casinos.
Summary: Police raided a shop in north Lebanon Friday and confiscated a significant amount of weapons, The National News Agency reported.
This came one day after a shipment of arms was confiscated in Taiz.
Sukar revealed that Israel continues to seize the lands of Palestinians in Wadi fuken village, as Israel has confiscated 200 acres till now.