obsolete
: lose
a loadstone fired doth presently amit its proper virtueSir Thomas Browne

Word History

Etymology

Latin amittere

First Known Use

1525, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amit was in 1525

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“Amit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amit. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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