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- n. A summons to appear, as before a judge.
- n. citation; quotation
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Summons to appear, as before a judge.
- n. Citation; quotation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of citing to appear; a summons.
- n. Recital; mention.
- n. Quotation; citation.
He brought the re - cital to a close, and the dancing came to a neat halt as if it had been planned exactly this way.
The plain account of the nature of an epic poem, is, the re - cital, of some illustrious enterprise in a poetical form* This is as exact a definition, as there is any occasion for on this subject.
The an - ernor Beiiingham, with, probably, a re - ihof of a book entitled A Glass for cital of the occasion on which they the People of New England, "By S. arose, of which Winthrop gives a suf -