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Meaning of FORCE MAJEURE

Pronunciation:  fors ma'zheur

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  a natural and unavoidable catastrophe that interrupts the expected course of events; "he discovered that his house was not insured against acts of God"
 
 Synonyms: act of God, inevitable accident, unavoidable casualty, vis major
 
 See Also: calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, disaster, tragedy

 

 

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