Definition of peccant in English:

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peccant

Pronunciation: /ˈpekənt/

adjective

archaic
1Having committed a fault or sin; offending.
2Diseased or causing disease.

Derivatives

peccancy

Pronunciation: /ˈpek(ə)nsē/
noun

Origin

Late 16th century (sense 2): from Latin peccant- 'sinning', from the verb peccare.

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