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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cypres  \Cy`pres"\  (s?`pr?"  or  s?`pr?s"),  n.  [OF.,  nearly.]  (Law) 
  A  rule  for  construing  written  instruments  so  as  to  conform  as 
  nearly  to  the  intention  of  the  parties  as  is  consistent  with 
  law.  --Mozley  &  W. 




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