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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-mahy-kuh s, uh-mee-]
    • /əˈmaɪ kəs, əˈmi-/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-mahy-kuh s, uh-mee-]
    • /əˈmaɪ kəs, əˈmi-/

Definitions of amicus word

  • noun amicus an abbreviation of amicus curiae 3
  • noun amicus (in Britain) a trade union representing workers in manufacturing industries, now part of Unite 3
  • noun amicus amicus curiae 3
  • adjective amicus of or by an amicus curiae 3
  • adjective amicus of, relating to, or representing an amicus curiae, a friend of the court: The church stated its official position in an amicus brief. 1
  • noun amicus a friend to the last degree. 1

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A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 83% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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