definio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From + fīniō (set a limit, bound, end)

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Verb[edit]

present active dēfīniō, present infinitive dēfīnīre, perfect active dēfīnīvī, supine dēfīnītum

  1. I bound, set bounds to; I limit.
  2. I define, explain, designate by limiting.
  3. I terminate, finish.

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References[edit]

  • definio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879