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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sub·ju·gate /ˈsʌbʤɪˌget/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sub·ju·gate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Subjugated p. pr. & vb. n. Subjugating.]  To subdue, and bring under the yoke of power or dominion; to conquer by force, and compel to submit to the government or absolute control of another; to vanquish.
    He subjugated a king, and called him his =\“vassal.”\=   --Baker.
 Syn: -- To conquer; subdue; overcome. See Conquer.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes
           any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her
           dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners
           subjugated the peasants working the land" [syn: repress,
            quash, keep down, subdue, reduce]
      2: make subservient; force to submit or subdue [syn: subject]