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Belch, - Benedicite,
Bench, vb., 1) intr., to sit on a seat of justice, to be judge: “b. by his side,” Lr. III, 6, 40. -- 2) trans. to seat on a bench, to raise to authority: “whom I from meaner form have --ed and reared to worship,” Wint. I, 2, 314.