seise

[seez]
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verb (used with or without object), seised, seis·ing.

Chiefly Law. seize.

Related formsseis·a·ble, adjectiveseis·er, noun
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seise

US seize

verb

to put into legal possession of (property, etc)
Derived Formsseisable, adjectiveseiser, noun

Word Origin for seise

variant of seize
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