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 for Conscript
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Conscript \Con"script\, n.
     One taken by lot, or compulsorily enrolled, to serve as a
     soldier or sailor.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Conscript \Con*script"\, v. t.
     To enroll, by compulsion, for military service.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Conscript \Con"script\, a. [L. conscriptus, p. p. of conscribere
     to write together, to enroll; con- + scribere to write. See
     Scribe.]
     Enrolled; written; registered.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Conscript fathers (Rom. Antiq.), the senators of ancient
        Rome. When certain new senators were first enrolled with
        the "fathers" the body was called Patres et Conscripti;
        afterward all were called Patres conscripti.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  conscript
      n 1: someone who is drafted into military service [syn:
           draftee, conscript, inductee] [ant: military
           volunteer, voluntary, volunteer]
      v 1: enroll into service compulsorily; "The men were
           conscripted"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  36 Moby Thesaurus words for "conscript":
     beat the drums, boot, call to arms, call up, commandeer, conscribe,
     detach, detach for service, draft, drafted man, draftee, enlist,
     enlistee, enroll, enrollee, impress, induct, inductee, join, levy,
     list, mobilize, muster, muster in, press, raise, rally,
     raw recruit, recruit, rookie, selectee, sign on, sign up, summon,
     tenderfoot, trainee
  
  

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