legantine

adjective leg·an·tine \ˈlegəntə̇n, -n‧ˌtīn\

Definition of legantine

  1. :  legatine exercise his legantine functions — William Robertson †1686

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Origin and Etymology of legantine

probably from Latin legant-, legans (present participle of legare to send with a commission or charge, send as a deputy) + English -ine


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