pacer

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See also: Pacer and pācer

English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

pace +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

pacer (plural pacers)

  1. One who paces.
  2. In harness racing, a horse with a gait in which the front and back legs on one side take a step together alternating with the legs on the other side; as opposed to a trotter.
  3. A pacemaker.

Etymology 2[edit]

From the brand name Pacer.

Noun[edit]

pacer (plural pacers)

  1. (Australia) A mechanical pencil.

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese [Term?] (compare Portuguese pascer), from Latin pāscere, present active infinitive of pāscō (compare Spanish pacer).

Verb[edit]

pacer (first-person singular present pazo, first-person singular preterite pacín, past participle pacido)

  1. to graze, to pasture
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of pacer
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of pacer

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

pācer

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of pācō

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin pāscere, present active infinitive of pāscō, from Proto-Italic *pāskō, from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂- (to protect).

Verb[edit]

pacer (first-person singular present pazco, first-person singular preterite pací, past participle pacido)

  1. to graze, to pasture
  2. to put out to pasture
  3. to eat away, to nibble, to gnaw

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  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

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