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forcing

[′fȯrs·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
The attempt to bring out detail in an underexposed negative by extending the development time or by using an accelerator.
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When startled, the body instinctively activates the sympathetic nervous system, forcing the head and shoulders to square on the target to obtain the maximum visual input.
Our F-15Cs have suffered catastrophic vertical stabilator failures, forcing us to limit the operational flight envelope for our front-line air superiority fighter.
In international airspace, American F-14s intercepted the airplane carrying the terrorists, forcing it to land at the U.