the use of objects or images that are larger or smaller than they should be, to suggest that they are nearer or further away than they really are
[fawrs-draft, -drahft, fohrs-] /ˈfɔrsˈdræft, -ˈdrɑft, ˈfoʊrs-/ verb (used with object) 1. to draft (a law, proposal, or the like) quickly or under extreme pressure: The committee must force-draft a code of ethics to present to the meeting tomorrow. 2. to cause to proceed at full speed or intensity.
noun, Law. 1. a sale held as a result of a judicial order.
- Forced vital capacity
forced vital capacity n. Abbr. FVC Vital capacity measured with subject exhaling as rapidly as possible.
[fawrs-feed, fohrs-] /ˈfɔrsˈfid, ˈfoʊrs-/ verb (used with object), force-fed, force-feeding. 1. to compel to take food, especially by means of a tube inserted into the throat: They force-fed the prisoners in the hunger strike. 2. to compel to absorb or assimilate: The recruits were force-fed a military attitude. noun 1. lubrication under pressure, as from […]