prestate

transitive verb pre·state \ prēˈstāt \

Definition of prestate

1 Roman & civil law : perform : furnish pursuant to an obligation : undertake
2 Roman & civil law : guarantee, indemnify
3 Roman & civil law : to support by oath

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Origin and Etymology of prestate

Latin praestatus, past participle of praestare to be responsible for, perform, pay, give


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