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- n. use, practise, exercise.
- v. To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Use; practice; exercise.
- transitive v. To use; to exercise; to inure; to accustom by practice.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Operation; use; practice.
- To work; practise; inure; exercise.
- n. Fortune; destiny.
- n. The urus.
- A Middle English form of our.
- n. A Middle English form of hour.
- n. Soil: as, an ill ure (a bad soil).
- n. See ewer.
- n. A termination of Latin origin, appearing in the formation of many nouns, as in aperture, armature, juncture, scripture, texture, fissure, pressure, etc. It is sometimes used as an English formative, as in wafture.
From Anglo-Norman *eure, Old French euvre ( > modern œuvre), from Latin opera ("work, labor"). (Wiktionary)