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dispossessverb [T]

us   /ˌdɪs·pəˈzes/
to force someone to give up the possession of a house, land, or other property: Many people were dispossessed of their homes during the war.
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dispossessverb [T]

uk   /ˌdɪs.pəˈzes/ us   /ˌdɪs.pəˈzes/ formal
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