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defeature

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[ dih-fee-cher ]
/ dɪˈfi tʃər /
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noun Archaic.
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Origin of defeature

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First recorded in 1580–90; de- + feature

Other definitions for defeature (2 of 2)

defeature2
[ dih-fee-cher ]
/ dɪˈfi tʃər /

noun Obsolete.
defeat; ruin.

Origin of defeature

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First recorded in 1580–90; defeat + -ure
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