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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Forsable, a. [OF. forçable. Cf. Forceable a.] Forcible. — 1456 Hay II. 56/35.
For to lufe him, … man has fors and grace, with chastite forsable
1484 Acta Conc. *85/2.
The wrangwis forsable and maisterful spoliacioun

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