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relique

[rel-ik; French ruh-leek]
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noun, plural rel·iques [rel-iks; French ruh-leek] /ˈrɛl ɪks; French rəˈlik/. Archaic.
  1. relic.
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relique

noun
  1. an archaic spelling of relic
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n.

Frenchified spelling of relic (q.v.).

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