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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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*Interpret, n. [L. interpres, -pretem, or F. interprète.] = Interpreter n. — a1538 Abell 52 a.
The King his self wes interpret to him
1581-1623 James VI Poems I. 25/124.
Poets,. .heauens interprets trewe

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