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[eft] /ɛft/
noun
1.
a newt, especially the eastern newt, Notophthalmus viridescens (red eft) in its immature terrestrial stage.
2.
Obsolete. a lizard.
Origin of eft1
1000
before 1000; Middle English evet(e), Old English efete; cf. newt

eft2

[eft] /ɛft/
adverb, Archaic.
1.
2.
Origin
before 900; Middle English, Old English; akin to aft1, after

EFT

or EFTS

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eft1

/ɛft/
noun
1.
a dialect or archaic name for a newt
2.
any of certain terrestrial newts, such as Diemictylus viridescens (red eft) of eastern North America
Word Origin
Old English efeta

eft2

/ɛft/
adverb
1.
(archaic)
  1. again
  2. afterwards
Word Origin
Old English; see aft, after
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Word Origin and History for eft
n.

Old English efte, efeta "small lizard-like animal," of unknown origin (see newt).

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