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is intended to prevent the king from collecting the money owing to him in an oppressive manner.
above sea-level, in which the heat is most oppressive at times and the nights are unpleasantly cold.
The tithe was an oppressive form of taxation, as were the various fees pp ?
Oppressive taxation and unblushing nepotism were Clement's great faults.
In March snow still lies deep in the Tsaidam passes, while Wellby found the heat oppressive in June at 16,000 ft.