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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Oust \Oust\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ousted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Ousting.] [OF. oster, F. [^o]ter, prob. fr. L. obstare to
oppose, hence, to forbid, take away. See Obstacle, and cf.
1. To take away; to remove.
Multiplication of actions upon the case were rare,
formerly, and thereby wager of law ousted. --Sir M.
2. To eject; to expel; to turn out. --Blackstone.
From mine own earldom foully ousted me. --Tennyson.
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