adjective pro·fec·ti·tious \¦prōˌfek¦tishəs\

Definition of profectitious

Roman law

  1. :  derived —used of property derived from an ancestor or ascendant

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Origin and Etymology of profectitious

Late Latin profecticius, profectitius, from profectus (past participle of proficisci to set out, come forth, proceed (from), from pro- forward + -ficisci (from passive of facere to do, make) + -icius, -itius -itious — more at pro-, do

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a brief usually trivial fact

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