Definition of Lenites

1. Verb. (third-person singular of lenite) ¹



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Definition of Lenites

1. lenite [v] - See also: lenite

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lenites

leniencies
leniency
lenient
leniently
lenients
lenified
lenifies
lenify
lenifying
leniment
leniments
leningradite
lenis
lenite
lenited
lenites (current term)
lenities
leniting
lenition
lenitions
lenitive
lenitively
lenitiveness
lenitives
lenitude
lenity
lenni-lenape
lennilenapeite
lennow
lennox-gastaut syndrome

Literary usage of Lenites

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1. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1893)
"... of the genera lenites and Gland ina. When the hungry Selenites discovers temptingly juicy snail, a Helicina perhaps, the victim retreats into his shell, ..."

2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1824)
"... which the discoverer presumes to be dedicated to religious purposes; and as the S.. lenites can see no stars in the day time, their atmosphere being so ..."

3. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Edward Griffith, Charles Hamilton Smith, Edward Pidgeon, John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1835)
"This work is not completed, but some additional numbers on the true Plm- lenites or the GeĆ³metra?, have been published. u Die ..."

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