Mansuete
Mansuete \Man"suete\, a. [L. mansuetus, p. p. of mansuescere to tame; manus hand + suescere to accustom: cf. F. mansuet.] Tame; gentle; kind. [Obs.] --Ray. [1913 Webster]

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