[ pree-ses ]
/ priˈsɛs /
verb (used without object) Mechanics.
to undergo precession (def. 2).
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Origin of precess
First recorded in 1890–95; back formation from precession
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British Dictionary definitions for precess
/ (prɪˈsɛs) /
to undergo or cause to undergo precession
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