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|Glossary of Words and Phrases|
Found in Combs &c. Research Reports
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vicesimus, vicessimo: (latin) twentieth
Vicey: nickname for Lavicia, Levicia
vidua, viduus: (latin) widow, widower (respectively)
Viney: nickname for Lavina or Lavinia
vintner: wine dealer Example
visitation: a visit for the purpose of making an official inspection or examination; in England, usually applied to Heraldic Visitations; in the U.S. might apply to a tax collector or census enumerator.
vital records: documents of the major events in the life of an individual: birth, marriage, divorce, death, etc.
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