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The subjugation of the Aztec city proved to be a protracted and bloody task.

The Space Vikings enslaved the Adityans to hold them in subjugation.

Yes; or to put it in other words: Independence or Subjugation.

After this the work of subjugation was easy, and Bruin was finally reduced to slavery.

An examination of its text will show how largely it was devoted to Emma's subjugation.

These are the implements of war and subjugation; the last arguments to which kings resort.

The Great War witnessed the final stage in this process of subjugation.

Beyond the subjugation of Dodge, there had not been a ripple of commotion.

The greatest achievement of the reign was the subjugation of Bulgaria.

They could have made poison their weapon for the subjugation of rivals.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Late Latin subjugationem (nominative subjugatio), from past participle stem of Latin subjugare "to subdue," literally "bring under a yoke," from sub "under" (see sub-) + jugum (see jugular).

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