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quaere

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noun quae·re \ˈkwir-ē, ˈkwer-\

Definition of quaere

archaic

  1. :  query



Origin of quaere

Latin, imperative of quaerere to seek, question


First Known Use: 1589


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quaere

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noun quae·re \ˈkwir-ē, ˈkwer-\

Legal Definition of quaere

  1. :  question —usually used to introduce a question <quaere: whether the legislature intended such a result?>



Origin of quaere

Latin, imperative of quaerere to seek, ask


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