by forfeit

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Definition of by forfeit

: as a result of forfeiting by the opposing side We won the game by forfeit when the opposing side failed to show up.

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“By forfeit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/by%20forfeit. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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