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noun 
  1. import, intention or purpose
    • 1748, w:David Hume, David Hume, s:An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding
    • PART II., An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding
    • : My practice, you say, refutes my doubts. But you mistake the of my question.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: (t, nl, doel, n), (t, nl, intentie, f), (t, nl, gewicht, n)
verb (rfc-level, Verb at L4+ not in L3 Ety section)
  1. To convey, imply, or profess outwardly.
  2. To have the appearance of being intending, claiming, etc.
(rfex) Translations: 
  • Dutch: (t, nl, laten) (t, nl, uitschijnen), (t, nl, schijnen) (t, nl, te)
Etymology: From (term, portare, lang=la).(rfe, some more explanation would be nice)


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