Havior
Havior Hav"ior (h[=a]v"y[~e]r), n. [OE. havour, a corruption of OF. aveir, avoir, a having, of same origin as E. aver a work horse. The h is due to confusion with E. have.] Behavior; demeanor. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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