préciput

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin praecipuum, from praecipere (to take before the others).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

préciput m (plural préciputs)

  1. advantage, supplement contractually granted to an heir, a spouse, etc.
    Elle a vingt mille francs de préciput.

References[edit]

"préciput" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).