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præcipice

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NounEdit

præcipice (plural præcipices)

  1. Obsolete form of precipice.
    • 1632–1633, Shackerley Marmion, A Fine Companion, in The Dramatic Works of Shackerley Marmion (William Paterson, H. Sotheran & Co.), page 124:
      Nay, sir, ’tis as I told you :—you may as soon recall an arrow when ’tis flying, or a stone from præcipice, as reclaim him.

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

præcipice m (plural præcipices)

  1. Obsolete form of precipice.

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