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prefect

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When one is happy there is no time to be fatigued; being happy engrosses the whole attention.
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Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈpriːfekt/

Noun

Singular
prefect

Plural
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prefect ({{{1}}})
  1. An official of ancient Rome.
  2. The head of a department in France.
  3. A school pupil in a position of power over other pupils.
  4. A commander.

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