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Praenestine

[ pree-nes-tin ]
/ priˈnɛs tɪn /
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adjective
of or relating to the ancient town of Praeneste in Italy, or to the Latin dialect spoken there.
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Origin of Praenestine

1875–80; <Latin Praenestīnus. See Praeneste, -ine1
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