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sire

  

      n  
1    a male parent, esp. of a horse or other domestic animal  
2    a respectful term of address, now used only in addressing a male monarch  
3    Obsolete   a man of high rank  
      vb  
4    tr   (esp. of a domestic animal) to father; beget  
     (C13: from Old French, from Latin senior an elder, from senex an old man)  
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