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confiscated

verb
past tense of confiscate

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to take ownership or control of (something) by right of one's authority
  • anything that might be used as a weapon will be confiscated by the security guards

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“Confiscated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confiscated. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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