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A newt in its juvenile terrestrial stage, especially the reddish-orange form of the North American species Notophthalmus viridescens.
[Middle English evete, from Old English efeta.]
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1. (Animals) a dialect or archaic name for a newt
2. (Animals) any of certain terrestrial newts, such as Diemictylus viridescens (red eft) of eastern North America
[Old English efeta]
[Old English; see aft, after]
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1. a newt, esp. in an immature terrestrial stage.
2. Obs. a lizard.
[before 1000; Middle English evet(e), Old English efete; compare newt]
[before 900; Middle English, Old English]
electronic funds transfer.
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eft[eft] N → tritón m
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