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Noun
Threats, violence, constraints, or other action used to coerce someone into doing something against their will or better judgement
“Most interrogators will tell you that torture or physical coercion produces only bad information - that a prisoner under duress will say anything to end the pain.”
Noun
The state of being enslaved or the practice of slavery
Noun
Imprisonment prior to being tried
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A state of mental tension or anxiety
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An urgent need or demand
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A very tight hold
Noun
The act of compelling observance of or compliance with a law, rule, or obligation
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