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violence

 
Noun violence has 3 senses
  1. violence, force - an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists); "he may accomplish by craft in the long run what he cannot do by force and violence in the short one"
    --1 is a kind of aggression, hostility
    --1 has particulars: domestic violence; road rage; riot, public violence
  2. ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury, vehemence, violence, wildness - the property of being wild or turbulent; "the storm's violence"
    --2 is a kind of intensity, intensiveness
  3. violence - a turbulent state resulting in injuries and destruction etc.
    --3 is a kind of
    turbulence, upheaval, Sturm und Drang
    --3 has particulars: rage
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