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facile princeps

[ fah-ki-le pring-keps; English fas-uh-lee prin-seps ]
/ ˈfɑ kɪˌlɛ ˈprɪŋ kɛps; English ˈfæs ə li ˈprɪn sɛps /
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Latin.
easily the first or best.
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British Dictionary definitions for facile princeps

facile princeps
/ Latin (ˈfæsɪlɪ ˈprɪnsɛps) /

noun
an obvious leader

Word Origin for facile princeps

literally: easily first
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