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praefect

[pree-fekt] /ˈpri fɛkt/
noun
1.
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praefect

/ˈpriːfɛkt/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of prefect (sense 4), prefect (sense 5), prefect (sense 6), prefect (sense 7)
Derived Forms
praefectorial (ˌpriːfɛkˈtɔːrɪəl) adjective
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