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See also: brute-force
- A method of accomplishing something primarily by means of strength, without the use of mechanical aids or thought.
- (computer science) A method of computation wherein all permutations of a problem are tried manually until one is found that provides a solution, in contrast to the implementation of a more intelligent algorithm.
- Not used with an article.
- We lifted the car by brute force.