Middle English Dictionary Entry

axel-tọ̄th n.
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  • ?a1425 *MS Htrn.95 (Htrn 95)117a/b : And when þu knowest þe dislocacioun þou schalt sette wiþin þe pacientes mouþe þi two þoumes and festenne hem faste apon þe axel teeþ of þe neþer chauil of þe pacient.
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Note: Med., etc., see further J.Norri, Dictionary of Medical Vocabulary, s.v. axle tooth.