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Pertain, 1) to belong, to appertain: intermission no “more --s to me than you,” Merch. III, 2, 202 (does not become me more than you. O. Edd. intermission. No etc.). “if she p. to life let her speak too,” Wint. V, 3, 113 (if she lives). “all honours that p. unto the crown of France,” H5 II, 4, 82. “all their honorable points of ignorance --ing thereunto,” H8 I, 3, 27.
2) to relate, to concern: “in aught --s to the state,” H8 I, 2, 42. “the main part --s to you alone,” Mcb. IV, 3, 199. “more than --s to feats of broil and battle,” Oth. I, 3, 87.
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