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circumduce

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See circumduct.

VerbEdit

circumduce (third-person singular simple present circumduces, present participle circumducing, simple past and past participle circumduced)

  1. (law, Scotland, transitive) To declare elapsed, as the time allowed for introducing evidence.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


LatinEdit

VerbEdit

circumdūce

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of circumdūcō