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Pronunciation : Plac"id
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [L. placidus, originally, pleasing, mild, from placere to please: cf. F. placide. See Please.]
Definition : Defn: Pleased; contented; unruffied; undisturbed; serene; peaceful; tranquil; quiet; gentle. "That placid aspect and meek regard." Milton. "Sleeping . . . the placid sleep of infancy." Macaulay.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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