brevier

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from being originally used in printing a breviary.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brevier (uncountable)

  1. (typography, dated) A size of type between bourgeois and minion.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brevier n (plural brevieren, diminutive breviertje n)

  1. breviary

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

brevier

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of breviō