Firms no one ever heard of—Gravis, for example—put out results no one believed outside the precincts of the far right.
In the precincts of the rich, there is rising acceptance that their personal tax rates will be higher next year.
Full disclosure: I packed it in with the majority of precincts yet to report.
c.1400, prasaynt (mid-15c. as precincte), "district defined for purposes of government or representation," from Medieval Latin precinctum "enclosure, boundary line," noun use of neuter past participle of Latin praecingere "to gird about, surround," from prae- "before" (see pre-) + cingere "to surround, encircle" (see cinch (v.)).