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Definition of "forcing" []

  • The art of raising plants at an earlier season than is normal, especially by using a hotbed (noun)
  • An extension in the development time of an underexposed negative in order to bring out detail (noun)
  • A technique used to prove the consistency of certain axioms in set theory (noun)
  • Present participle of force. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "forcing" in a sentence
  • "Tim may or may not be correct in claiming that Willis misused the term forcing, but what physical difference does it make?"
  • "Player Uno defended his title forcing Kevin Steen to tap to the Sharpshooter in 12: 21."
  • "Change is a statute teeming with "shall" - a term forcing its targets to comply."