[ trih-mis-is ]
/ trɪˈmɪs ɪs /
noun, plural tre·mis·ses [trih-mis-eez]. /trɪˈmɪs iz/.
Also called triens. a gold coin of the Eastern Roman Empire, the third part of a solidus, first issued in the 3rd century a.d.
a Merovingian gold coin imitating this.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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