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

 sei·zure /ˈsiʒɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 sei·zure /ˈsɪʒɚ/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 捕獲; 占用; 占線

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sei·zure n.
 1. The act of seizing, or the state of being seized; sudden and violent grasp or gripe; a taking into possession; as, the seizure of a thief, a property, a throne, etc.
 2. Retention within one's grasp or power; hold; possession; ownership.
 Make o'er thy honor by a deed of trust,
 And give me seizure of the mighty wealth.   --Dryden.
 3. That which is seized, or taken possession of; a thing laid hold of, or possessed.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease; "he
           suffered an epileptic seizure" [syn: ictus, raptus]
      2: the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property [syn:
          capture, gaining control]
      3: the act of taking of a person by force [syn: capture]
      4: the taking possession of something by legal process