Definition of -ure 

1 : act : process exposure

2 : office : function also : body performing (such) a function legislature

History and Etymology for -ure

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin -ura

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English Language Learners Definition of -ure

: act : process

: a group of people who do a specified job or activity

-ure

suffix

Kids Definition of -ure

1 : act : process exposure

2 : office : duty

3 : body performing an office or duty legislature

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