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Precisely, 1) exactly, expressly: “I have taught him, even as one would say p., 'thus I would teach a dog',” Gent. IV, 4, 6 (Launce's speech). “therefore, p., can you carry your good will to the maid?” Wiv. I, 1, 237 (Evans' speech). “tell me p. of what complexion,” LLL I, 2, 85 (Armado's speech). “such a fellow, to say p., were not for the court,” All's II, 2, 12 (the clown's speech).
2) accurately, nicely, scrupulously: “he cannot so p. weed this land as his misdoubts present occasion,” H4B IV, 1, 205. “some craven scruple of thinking too p. on the event,” Hml. IV, 4, 41.
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