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OWN

To grant; to acknowledge; to admit to be true; to confess; to recognize in a special nature; as, we own that we have forfeited your love. "The wakeful bloodhound rose, and shook his hide But his sagacious eye an inmate owns." (Keats) Origin: OE. Unnen to grant, permit, be pleased with, AS. Unnan to grant; akin to OS. Giunnan, G. Gonnen, Icel. Unna; of uncertain origin. This word has been confused with own to possess. Source: Websters Vocabulary
cissa   cistern   cisterna   cisterna ambiens   cisterna basalis   cisterna caryothecae   cisterna cerebellomedullaris   cisterna chiasmatis   (3)
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