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Meaning of TRACTATE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tract"ate\, n. [L. tractatus a touching, handling,
treatise. See Tractable, and {Tract} a treatise, {Treaty}.]
A treatise; a tract; an essay.

      Agreeing in substance with Augustin's, from whose
      fourteenth Tractate on St. John the words are
      translated.                              --Hare.

 

 

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