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  • This story is given in the spec., 128b, as from eye-witnesses.

  • spec., 25a: Qualiter dixit fratri Egidio priusquam esset receptus ut daret mantellum ciudam pauperi.

  • You can't, just because you happen to be made prefects, haul up seniors and jaw 'em on spec., like a house-master.

    Stalky & Co. Rudyard Kipling
British Dictionary definitions for spec.

spec.

abbreviation
1.
specification
2.
speculation
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