Cohibit
Cohibit Co*hib"it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cohibited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cohibiting}.] [L. cohibitus, p. p. of cohibere to confine; co- + habere to hold.] To restrain. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cohibiting — Cohibit Co*hib it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cohibited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cohibiting}.] [L. cohibitus, p. p. of cohibere to confine; co + habere to hold.] To restrain. [Obs.] Bailey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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