- 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (of power) toma (feminine)More example sentences1.2 uncountable/no numerable (capture) toma (feminine) 1.3 u and c (of property) confiscación (feminine); (impoundment) embargo (masculine); (of cargo, contraband) confiscación (feminine), decomiso (masculine); (of arms, drugs) incautación (feminine)
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- Force protection forces must flow in early to replace seizure of ground forces.
- Peaceful reforms eventually began, but his movement was brought to a rude and abrupt stop by the military's seizure of power in 1962.
- His seizure of power in 1969 was a ‘revolution’ rather than a coup d'état.
- Those who remained behind during the war protected the family property from seizure and confiscation.
- The Coast Guard is allowed to perform search and seizure without warrants, and they sometimes do tear boats to shreds, looking for cocaine.
- No documentation was given to me setting out the grounds for the search and seizure of my property which then followed.
- 2 countable/numerable [Medicine/Medicina] ataque (masculine) an epileptic seizure un ataque epilépticoMore example sentences
- A Canadian court heard how an epileptic driver had a seizure while driving and killed a cyclist.
- The more serious problems associated with its abuse included epileptic seizures or heart attacks.
- If you have ever had a seizure or epilepsy, this may not be the best choice of medication for you.
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Mexico's muralist movement flourished between the two World Wars during a time of nationalist fervor. It was led by Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, and David Alfaro Siqueiros. Their work reflected revolutionary themes and working-class struggle. They decorated many public buildings.