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precept
used in Measure for Measure

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Definition
a rule for behavior — especially a shared moral doctrine
  • I have ta'en a due and wary note upon't; With whispering and most guilty diligence, In action all of precept, he did show me The way twice o'er.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — A Room in Mariana's House (49% in)

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