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Arear

Arear \A*rear"\, v. t. & i. [AS. [=a]r[=ae]ran. See Rear.] To raise; to set up; to stir up. [Obs.]

Arear

Arear \A*rear"\, adv. [See Arrear, adv.] Backward; in or to the rear; behindhand.
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arear

adv. backward; in or to the rear; behindhand vb. To raise; to set up; to stir up.