Definitions for perforcepərˈfɔrs, -ˈfoʊrs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perforce(adverb)

    by necessity; by force of circumstance


  1. perforce(Verb)

    To force; to compel.

  2. perforce(Adverb)

    By force.

  3. perforce(Adverb)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Perforce(adverb)

    by force; of necessary; at any rate

  2. Perforce(verb)

    to force; to compel

  3. Origin: [F. par (L. per) + force.]


  1. Perforce

    Perforce is a commercial, proprietary revision control system developed by Perforce Software, Inc.

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