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valiance Line breaks: vali|ance
Pronunciation: /ˈvalɪəns/

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Definition of valiance in English:

noun

[mass noun] archaic
Great courage or determination: he is expected to demonstrate great courage and valiance in battles

Origin

Late Middle English: from Old French vaillance, from vailant: see valiant, -ance.

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