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Main Entry: 1quash
Pronunciation: primarystresskwäsh, primarystresskwodotsh
Function: verb
Etymology: Middle English quashen "to smash," from early French quasser, casser (same meaning), from Latin quassare "to shake violently, shatter," from quatere "to shake"
: to put down completely : QUELL <quash a rebellion>

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