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Coercive Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • serving or intended to coerce; "authority is directional instead of coercive"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Coercive'

  • Coercive function: In mathematics, a coercive function is a function that "grows rapidly" at the extremes of the space on which it is defined. Depending on the context different
  • Coercive monopoly: In economics and business ethics, a coercive monopoly is a business concern that is operating in an environment where competitors are being prevented from
  • Coercive diplomacy: Coercive diplomacy or "forceful persuasion" is the "attempt to get a target, a state, a group (or groups) within a state, or a nonstate actor-to change
  • Coercive citation: Coercive citation is an academic publishing practice in which an editor of a scientific or academic journal forces an author to add spurious citations

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