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peccant Syllabification: pec·cant
Pronunciation: /ˈpekənt/

Definition of peccant in English:

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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