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reins

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noun plural \ˈrānz\

Definition of reins

  1. 1 a :  kidneys b :  the region of the kidneys :  loins

  2. 2 :  the seat of the feelings or passions



Origin and Etymology of reins

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin renes


First Known Use: 14th century



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