seize vs release: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: seize or Release

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seize
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seizeverb

take possession of by force, as after an invasion

seizeverb

take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority

seizeverb

take hold of; grab

seizeverb

seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession

seizeverb

affect

seizeverb

capture the attention or imagination of

seizeverb

hook by a pull on the line

seizeverb

take or capture by force

Releaseverb

part with a possession or right

Releaseverb

let (something) fall or spill from a container

Releasenoun

(music) the act or manner of terminating a musical phrase or tone

Releasenoun

a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism

Releasenoun

activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion

Releasenoun

the act of liberating someone or something

Releaseverb

grant freedom to; free from confinement

Releaseverb

make (assets) available

Releaseverb

release, as from one's grip

Releaseverb

release (gas or energy) as a result of a chemical reaction or physical decomposition

Releasenoun

a legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation

Releasenoun

the act of allowing a fluid to escape

Releaseverb

prepare and issue for public distribution or sale

Releaseverb

eliminate (a substance)

Releasenoun

the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)

Releaseverb

make (information) available for publication

Releasenoun

an announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation

Releasenoun

euphemistic expressions for death

Releaseverb

generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids

Releasenoun

a formal written statement of relinquishment

Releasenoun

a process that liberates or discharges something

Releasenoun

merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film)

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