See clerkly.

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  • Clerkliness — Clerk li*ness, n. Scholarship. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clerkliness — …   Useful english dictionary

  • clerkly — clerkliness, n. /klerrk lee/; Brit. /klahrk lee/, adj., clerklier, clerkliest, adv. adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a clerk. 2. Archaic. scholarly. adv. 3. in the manner of a clerk. [1400 50; late ME clerkli. See CLERK, LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • clerkly — /ˈklakli/ (say klahklee) adjective (clerklier, clerkliest) 1. of a clerk or clerks. 2. Obsolete scholarly. –adverb 3. in the manner of a clerk. –clerkliness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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