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seize

An equipment failure in which moving parts stick or jam because of friction, pressure, or excessive temperature.
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Prosecutor Nick Gedge said nine horses were seized from a playing field in Ely by Cardiff council in March 2013 after reports they were running loose.
Wouldn't be great if they were seized and kept in a barbed wire compound for a year.
Along with heroin, arms which include two magazines and 42 bullets were seized.