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Meaning of OBEISANT

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\O*bei"sant\, a. [F. ob['e]issant, p. pr. of ob['e]ir
to obey.]
Ready to obey; reverent; differential; also, servilely
submissive.

 
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