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vb. To eliminate; to expunge. To administer a blow. To act with other employees in refusing to work. To touch or hit with some force, either with the hand or with an instrument; to smite; to give a blow to, either with the hand or with any instrument or missile. To come in collision with; to strike against; as, a bullet struck him; the wave struck the boat amidships; the ship struck a reef. To give, as a blow; to impel, as with a blow; to give a force to; to dash; to cast. To stamp or impress with a stroke; to coin; as, to strike coin from metal: to strike dollars at the mint. To thrust in; to cause to enter or penetrate; to set in the earth; as, a tree strikes its roots deep. To punish; to afflict; to smite. To cause to sound by one or more beats; to indicate or notify by audible strokes; as, the clock strikes twelve; the drums strike up a march. To lower; to let or take down; to remove; as, to strike sail; to strike a flag or an ensign, as in token of surrender; to strike a yard ...

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