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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hest  \Hest\,  n.  [AS.  h?s,  fr  h?tan  to  call  bid.  See  {Hight}, 
  and  cf  {Behest}.] 
  Command;  precept;  injunction.  [Archaic]  See  {Behest}.  ``At 
  thy  hest.''  --Shak. 
 
  Let  him  that  yields  obey  the  victor's  hest.  --Fairfax. 
 
  Yet  I  thy  hest  will  all  perform,  at  full.  --Tennyson. 




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