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One entry found for siege.
Main Entry: siege
Pronunciation: primarystresssemacronj
Function: noun
1 : the placing of an army around a fortified place or city to force it to surrender
2 : a lasting attack (as of illness)
- lay siege to
1 : to attack militarily
2 : to pursue diligently or persistently <laid siege to his work>

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