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intercept

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
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XVI. f. intercept-, pp. stem of L. intercipere, f. INTER- + capere take, seize.

So interception XVI. —

Reference Entry.  21 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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