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Forfeiture

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Noun

1. forfeit, forfeiture

something that is lost or surrendered as a penalty

2. forfeit, forfeiture

a penalty for a fault or mistake that involves losing or giving up something

Example Sentences:
'the contract specified forfeits if the work was not completed on time'

3. forfeit, forfeiture, sacrifice

the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Forfeiture

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noun
1. 
something forfeited
2. 
the act of forfeiting or paying a penalty

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Forfeiture

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noun
1. 
the act of forfeiting
2. 
anything forfeited; penalty or fine

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Forfeiture

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n.
1. The act of surrendering something as a forfeit.
2. A loss of property to penalize a failure to act in accordance with a legal requirement.

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