Defter vs Deter - What's the difference?

defter | deter |


As an adjective defter

is (deft).

As a noun defter

is a type of tax register that was used in the ottoman empire.

As a verb deter is

to prevent something from happening.

defter

English

Etymology 1

Adjective

(head)
  • (deft)
  • Etymology 2

    From (etyl) defter, from (etyl) .

    Noun

    (defters)
  • A type of tax register that was used in the Ottoman Empire.
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    deter

    English

    Verb

    (deterr)
  • To prevent something from happening.
  • To persuade someone not to do something; to discourage.
  • * 1748 . David Hume. Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral. London: Oxford University Press, 1973. ยง 10.
  • we have in following enquiry, attempted to throw some light upon subjects, from which uncertainty has hitherto deterred the wise

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