[ muh-nip-yuh-ler ]
/ məˈnɪp yə lər /
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of or relating to the Roman maniple.
of or relating to manipulation.
a soldier belonging to a maniple.
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But I have not found that much was gained by manipular attempts to realize the world of thought.Essays, Second Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson
British Dictionary definitions for manipular
/ (məˈnɪpjʊlə) /
of or relating to an ancient Roman maniple
of or relating to manipulation
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