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sníte

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
sníte, an; f.
A snite, snipe. [Halliwell quotes: 'A snipe or snite, a bird lesse than a woodcocke,' Baret,
    1580,
,]
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  • Sníte vel wude*-*cocc

    aceta,

      Wrt. Voc. i. 29, 52.
  • Sníte

    acegia,

      62, 23: ii. 4, 36: 99, 14.
Etymology
[In later glossaries snyte glosses ibis, i. 177, 29: 253, 1. Prompt. Parv. snype or snyte ibex.]
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  • sníte, n.