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licitly


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Licit  \Lic"it\  (l[i^]s"[i^]t),  a.  [L.  licitus  permitted,  lawful, 
  from  licere:  cf  F.  licite.  See  {License}.] 
  Lawful.  ``Licit  establishments.''  --Carlyle.  --  {Lic"it*ly}, 
  adv  --  {Lic"it*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  licitly 
  adv  :  in  a  manner  acceptable  to  common  custom;  "you  cannot  do  this 
  legitimately!"  [syn:  {legitimately},  {lawfully}]  [ant: 
  {illegitimately},  {illegally},  {illegitimately}] 




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