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pursuant

noun pur·su·ant \-nt\

Definition of pursuant

plural

-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  prosecutor

  2. 2 :  pursuer

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Origin and Etymology of pursuant

Middle English poursuiant, pursuant, from Middle French poursuivant, poursuiant follower, pursuer, prosecutor, from Old French, from present participle of poursivre, poursuir to pursue, prosecute — more at pursue


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pursuant

adjective pur·su·ant \"\

Definition of pursuant

  1. :  that is in pursuit :  pursuing a pursuant and powerful grandee — Lon Tinkle a pursuant reek of the stables

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Origin and Etymology of pursuant

pursue + -ant


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