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subjugate

verb [T]  /ˈsʌb·dʒəˌɡeɪt/ fml us  
social studies to defeat people or a country and rule them in a way that allows them no freedom
subjugation
noun [U]  /ˌsʌb·dʒəˈɡeɪ·ʃən/ fml us  
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