What is another word for confiscation?

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[ kˌɒnfɪskˈe͡ɪʃən], [ kˌɒnfɪskˈe‍ɪʃən], [ k_ˌɒ_n_f_ɪ_s_k_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]

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How to use "Confiscation" in context?

When the government confiscates items it means that it has taken them away from the person or business that owns them, usually in order to prevent them from being used in criminal activities. There are a number of reasons why the government might take possession of something, including when it is suspected that the item was acquired with the proceeds of crime.

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