Latin: ˈpremere

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Lexeme data

Source form:premere
Phonological form:ˈpremere
Gloss:to exert a steady force against, apply pressure to, press; press in one's grasp, grip tight; press together, squeeze
Notes:premō, premere, pressī, pressus
Cognate codes:A

Source of lexical data

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Source: Glare, P.G.W. (ed.). (1982) Oxford Latin Dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
Reliability: High
Comment: Means more generally 'exert pressure, press'

Cognate coding

Cognate Class A
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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 575
Reliability: High