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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A calling off or away.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A calling off or away.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A calling away; seduction.


Latin devocare to call off or away; de + vocare to call. (Wiktionary)



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