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indite Line breaks: in¦dite
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdʌɪt/

Definition of indite in English:


[with object] archaic
Write; compose: he indites the wondrous tale of Our Lord


Middle English endite, from Old French enditier, based on Latin indicere (see indict).

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