Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Purpose; effect; action.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete Enactment; resolution.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete action, act of enacting

Etymologies

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A Shakespearan coinage

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