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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Past tense and past participle of meet1.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of meet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • imp. & p. p. of meet.
  • imp. & p. p. of mete, to measure.
  • p. p. of mete, to dream.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An abbreviation
  • of metaphor, metaphorical, metaphorically;
  • of metaphysical, metaphysically, metaphysics;
  • of metropolitan.
  • A combining form sometimes used in organic chemistry in place of meta-.
  • n. Preterit and past participle of meet.
  • n. An obsolete preterit of mete.
  • n. A measure of any kind; a bushel; a barrel.

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