praecipe

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Latin, imperative of praecipere (to give rules or precepts). See precept.

Noun[edit]

praecipe (plural praecipes)

  1. (law) A writ demanding action, or requiring a reason for neglecting it.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

praecipe

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of praecipiō