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Syn- \Syn-\ [Gr. sy`n with.]
     A prefix meaning with, along with, together, at the same time. Syn- becomes sym- before p, b, and m, and syl- before l. [1913 Webster] Synacme

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Trace \Trace\, n. [F. trace. See {Trace}, v. t. ]
     1. A mark left by anything passing; a track; a path; a course; a footprint; a vestige; as, the trace of a carriage or sled; the trace of a deer; a sinuous trace.
        --Milton.
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     2. (Chem. & Min.) A very small quantity of an element or compound in a given substance, especially when so small that the amount is not quantitatively determined in an analysis; -- hence, in stating an analysis, often contracted to tr. [1913 Webster]

     3. A mark, impression, or visible appearance of anything left when the thing itself no longer exists; remains; token; vestige. [1913 Webster]

              The shady empire shall retain no trace Of war or blood, but in the sylvan chase. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

     4. (Descriptive Geom. & Persp.) The intersection of a plane of projection, or an original plane, with a coordinate plane. [1913 Webster]

     5. (Fort.) The ground plan of a work or works. [1913 Webster]

     {Syn}.-Vestige; mark; token. See {Vestige}.
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Calumniate \Ca*lum"ni*ate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Calumniated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {calumniating}.] [L. calumniatus, p. p. of calumniari. See {Calumny}, and cf. {Challenge}, v. t.] To accuse falsely and maliciously of a crime or offense, or of something disreputable; to slander; to libel. [1913 Webster]

           Hatred unto the truth did always falsely report and calumniate all godly men's doings.       --Strype. [1913 Webster]

     {Syn}. -- To asperse; slander; defame; vilify; traduce; belie; bespatter; blacken; libel. See {Asperse}. [1913 Webster]

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Citadel \Cit"a*del\, n. [F. citadelle, It. citadella, di?. of citt? city, fr. L. civitas. See {City}.] A fortress in or near a fortified city, commanding the city and fortifications, and intended as a final point of defense. [1913 Webster]

     {Syn}. -- Stronghold. See {Fortress}.
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