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1542, in the meaning defined above
probably from past participle of obsolete English pend to confine
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“Pent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pent. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.
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