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assert

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verb
  • make others recognize (sth) by behaving firmly and confidently [Barron]
  • to state or declare positively and often forcefully or aggressively [Taisha]
  • state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action) [Nandigam]

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