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precept
used in The Aeneid

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Definition
a rule for behavior — especially a shared moral doctrine
  • " 'Besides, if faith to Helenus be due, And if prophetic Phoebus tell me true, Do not this precept of your friend forget, Which therefore more than once I must repeat: Above the rest, great Juno's name adore; Pay vows to Juno; Juno's aid implore.
    Book 3 (58% in)

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