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apprize

apprize

verb ap·prize \ə-ˈprīz\
ap·prizedap·priz·ing

Definition of APPRIZE

transitive verb

Origin of APPRIZE

Middle English apprisen, from Anglo-French *appriser, from a- (from Latin ad-) + preiser, priser to value, prize — more at prize
First Known Use: 14th century

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