Definitions

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  • adj. Developed in manhood; able to beget children.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Developed in manhood; hence, able to beget; marriageable.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Fit for a husband; marriageable.

Etymologies

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Latin vir man + potens fit for.

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