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English definition of “conscript”

conscript

verb [T]  /kənˈskrɪpt/ us  
to force someone to work as a member of a group: Soldiers conscripted factory workers to build a wall around the city.
conscription
noun [U]  /kənˈskrɪp·ʃən/ us  
He emigrated from Germany in the 1850s to avoid conscription into the army.
(Definition of conscript verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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