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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fleet  \Fleet\,  a.  [Compar.  {Fleeter};  superl.  {Fleetest}.]  [Cf. 
  Icel.  flj?tr  quick.  See  {Fleet},  v.  i.] 
  1.  Swift  in  motion;  moving  with  velocity;  light  and  quick  in 
  going  from  place  to  place  nimble. 
 
  In  mail  their  horses  clad,  yet  fleet  and  strong. 
  --Milton. 
 
  2.  Light;  superficially  thin;  not  penetrating  deep,  as  soil. 
  [Prov.  Eng.]  --Mortimer. 




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