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cere

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verb \ˈsir\

Definition of cere

ceredcering

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to wrap in or as if in a cerecloth



Origin of cere

Middle English, to impregnate with wax, from Middle French cirer, from Latin cerare, from cera


First Known Use: 15th century


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cere

noun

Definition of cere

  1. :  a usually waxy protuberance or enlarged area at the base of the bill of a bird



Origin of cere

Middle French cere, from Medieval Latin cera, from Latin, wax


First Known Use: 15th century


Medical Dictionary

cere

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transitive verb \ˈsi(ə)r\

Medical Definition of cere

cered; cering

  1. :  to wrap in or as if in a cerecloth




Learn More about cere

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "cere" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "cere"


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