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peregrine

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adjective per·e·grine \ˈper-ə-grən, -ˌgrēn\

Definition of peregrine

  1. :  having a tendency to wander



Examples of peregrine

  1. <a loyal cadre of peregrine workers who follow the presidential candidate from primary to primary>



Origin of peregrine

Middle French peregrin, from Medieval Latin peregrinus, from Latin, foreign — more at pilgrim


First Known Use: 1599


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