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  • proper n. A diminutive of the female given name Cecilia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Diminutive of sis, 2.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a timid man or boy considered childish or unassertive
  • adj. having unsuitable feminine qualities


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