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Love means the body, the soul, the life, the entire being. We feel love as we feel the warmth of our blood, we breathe love as we breathe air, we hold it in ourselves as we hold our thoughts. Nothing more exists for us.
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Etymology 1

From Old French plain, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] planus.

Adjective

plain (comparative er, superlative {{{2}}})

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plain

Comparative
er

Superlative
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  1. ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation.
  2. (computing) containing no non-printing characters; ASCII code values 32 through 126.
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Etymology 2

From Old French plain, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] planum.

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  1. An expanse of land with relatively low relief.
    • 1961: J. A. Philip. Mimesis in the Sophistês of Plato. In: Proceedings and Transactions of the American Philological Association 92. p. 467.
      For Plato the life of the philosopher is a life of struggle towards the goal of knowledge, towards “searching the heavens and measuring the plains, in all places seeking the nature of everything as a whole”
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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] planus.

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plain

  1. (obsolete) plane

Romansch

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] plenus.

Adjective

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  1. full

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