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1. adden v.

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(a) To join or combine (sth. with sth. else), add (sth.); (b) to say or write (sth.) in addition, add (sth.) as an amplification or a supplement; also, to speak further, continue; (c) adden to don, to…

2. addiciǒun n.

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Math. The act of adding numbers together; the arithmetical process of addition.

3. additament n.

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(a) Something added; an increase, an increment, a supplement; (b) a projection or protuberance; (c) anat. a process or appendage; esp., an apophysis.

4. ansa n.

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(a) A ring-shaped device [see quot.]; (b) anat. the zygomatic arch.

5. appel, -il, -ul n.

Additional spellings: appil, appul
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(a) Any kind of fruit growing on a tree, shrub, or vine, such as an apple, crab apple, pear, peach, citron, banana, haw, berry, cucumber; also, a nut, a tuber; (b) appel of cedre, citron; appel of

6. arm n.

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The human arm.

7. article n.

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(a) A separate item (in a set of rules, doctrines, provisions, etc.); one of the statements of the Apostles' Creed; article of the feith (beleve, crede, creaunce, trouthe); (b) a specific religious…

8. articūlāciǒun n.

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Anat. & surg. (a) A joint or joining (of bones); (b) setting (of bones or fractures).

9. bladdre n.

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Anat. (a) The urinary bladder; (b) a containing organ or bag; esp., the gall bladder; (c) the crop of a bird.

10. bodī̆lī(ch adj.

Additional spellings: bodilich
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Of human beings, their behavior, and their wants: pertaining to or affecting the body (as distinct from the 'spirit'); physical, corporeal; bodili wittes, the senses; bodili eie, bodili ere; bodili

11. box n.(2)

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A jar (for salves, cosmetics, spices, etc.), usually cylindrical.

12. calle n.

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(a) A net for the hair, a kind of headdress; (b) comeli under calle, beautiful in one's headdress; uncomeli under calle; maken (sb.) a houve aboven a calle, to make a fool of (sb.);(c) ?a hood, ?a…

13. cāne n.

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(a) A reed (esp., Arundo donax & Phragmites communis); (b) sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum); (c) a Javanese reed; prob., bamboo; (d) a fragrant reed of India and Persia.

14. cardiac n.

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Anat. A vein associated with the heart; prob. the median vein in the arm.

15. clāvā̆le adj.

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Anat. Nail-like, nail-shaped; clavale bones, certain small bones or bony projections near the ear.

16. clībāne n.

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Anat. Chest, thorax.

17. clif n.(2)

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(a) A crack, fissure;(b) ?a narrow valley; (c) anat. the crotch.

18. clōth n.

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(a) A piece of woven or felted fabric; a cloth; (b) cloth of gold (silver), a piece of gold (silver) brocade; also, a garment, hanging, etc., made of cloth of gold (silver); (c) cloth of Arras

19. clōthing ger.

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(a) Clothes, wearing apparel; dress, garb; (b) in phrases and proverbs: seculer clothing, garb of a layman; clothing maketh man, clothes make the man.

20. clothlīke adj.

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Anat. membranous, pannicular.

21. compǒuned ppl.

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(a) Mixed, blended; (b) complex, complicated; compounded; (c) consisting (of parts).

22. concatēnāciǒun n.

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Anat. (a) Of nerves or sinews: the condition of being concatenated or joined together; (b) a joint, point of connection between two or more bones.

23. concavitẹ̄ n.

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Anat. Any hollow or concave part, such as a cavity (of the womb), canal (of the ear), recess (of a wound), sinus (of the liver).

24. conjunctīva, -īf adj.

Additional spellings: conjunctif
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Anat. Conjunctiva.

25. cō̆rde n.

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(a) A rope, line, cord, or string, esp. one made of several twisted strands; contextually: a bow string, a hangman's rope, a nautical line, a plumb line, a length of binding twine, etc.; (b) cord [of…

26. cō̆rdelī adj.

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Anat. Consisting of tendons.

27. coronāl(e adj. & n.

Additional spellings: coronale
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Anat. Frontal; the frontal bone; bon coronal.

28. cō̆ste n.

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(a) Anat. A rib; fals coste, false rib; (b) the side of the body, flank; the side of a building; the face of a solid figure; (c) her. cotise.

29. cōte n.(2)

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(a) A tunic or kirtle (worn by men or women, either alone or under a mantle or other overgarment); also, a kind of surcoat or cote-hardie; (b) cote hardie, a close-fitting surcoat worn over the…

30. cǒveringe ger.(1)

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(a) Something that covers up or envelops, such as a bedspread, shroud, cover (of a book); (b) anat. a protective covering, integument; (c) something that shuts a vessel; cover, lid.

31. cristallīn(e adj.

Additional spellings: cristalline
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(a) Clear, unclouded; bright, reflecting light; (b) astron. heven cristallin, the crystalline sphere, a clear heaven variously placed by various astronomers; (c) anat. cristallin humour (matere), the…

32. cristalloide n.

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Anat. The crystalline humor, the substance of the crystalline lens of the eye.

33. dēf adj. (& n.)

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(a) Unable to hear; of a person, an ear, hearing: deaf; blind and def, def and blind, def and doumb, doumb and def; (b) as noun: deaf person(s, the deaf; (c) def boren, born deaf.

34. delegāt ppl.

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(a) Eccl. Delegated; of judges: appointed by the pope to act in his place; of powers: delegated by the pope; (b) anat. proceeding from one part of the body to another.

35. den n.(1)

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(a) A natural cave, cavern, or pit; (b) a cave as used for shelter or refuge; (c) a grave or tomb; a catacomb; double den, a catacomb with separate sections for the burial of men and women; (d) the…

36. dīafragma n.

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Anat. The diaphragm.

37. dindimāl adj.

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Anat. Of the epididymis.

38. dindim(e n.

Additional spellings: dindime
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Anat. The epididymis.

39. dislōcāte adj.

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Anat. (a) Dislocated; (b) dislodged.

40. dǒun-ward adv.

Additional spellings: dounward
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(a) With verbs of motion: downward in space, from higher to lower; upward and doun-ward; (b) used fig.; (c) with verbs implying rest: at a lower place, down; turnen doun-ward, setten doun-ward, to…

41. drīenes(se n.

Additional spellings: drienesse
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(a) The state of being dry or dried out; (b) dryness of weather, drought; (c) dry land (as opposed to sea); (d) desert; (e) dead wood.

42. dūodēne n.

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Anat. The duodenum.

43. dūra māter n.

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Anat. The outermost membranous envelope of the brain, the cranial dura mater.

44. eie n.(1)

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(a) The organ of vision, the eye; (b) bodili (erthli, fleshes, fleshli, outer) eie.

45. entring ppl.

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Anat. Entering or fitting into a socket.

46. epatica n.

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Anat. The basilic vein; also, a dorsal vein of the right hand.

47. epatī̆k adj.

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Med. and anat. (a) Affected with disease of the liver; (b) epatik veine the basilic vein; = epatica n., sense 1.

48. epiglōtǒun n.

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Anat. (a) The epiglottis; (b) the larynx.

49. epiploy n.

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Anat. The omentum, epiploön.

50. epizotis n.

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Anat. ?The diaphragm; ?visceral peritoneum.

51. ēre n.(1)

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The ear as a part of the body of man and beast.

52. explanāciǒun n.(2)

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Anat. Branch, process.

53. explantāciǒun n.

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Anat. Branch, process.

54. fals adj.

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Of persons, animals (specif., the fox, lapwing), etc.: given to the practice of deception; deceitful, full of guile; also, guilty of breach of trust, faithless, disloyal, perfidious, treacherous; fals

55. fā̆ringe n.

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Anat. The trachea.

56. fauces n. plural

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Anat. The narrow passage at the back of the mouth leading into the pharynx; the palatal and the pharyngial arches which control this passage.

57. filet n.

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A ribbon or band of cloth worn around the head as an ornament or to keep the hair in place; a headband, chaplet; also, a frontal band worn as a badge of maidenhood.

58. fontinel n.

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Anat. A hollow or pit.

59. forcelle n.

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Anat. The pit of the stomach, the part of the abdomen in which the esophagus joins the stomach, the region about the base of the sternum.

60. forke n.

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(a) A farming tool with two or more prongs used for digging or for handling hay, dung, etc.; bot forke, muk forke, pik forke, q.v.; (b) a pronged utensil of metal usually used for stoking fires; fir

61. fọ̄t n.

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The bodily organ used in standing, walking, etc.: (a) the foot of a man; (b) the foot of a beast or bird; (c) the foot of a statue, a constellation; (d) hinder fot, hind foot; holwe of fot, the under…

62. fǒundement n.

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The foundation or substructure of a building.

63. fǒurche n.

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The fork formed by the legs and the trunk of the body, the crotch.

64. fǒurchen v.

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Of a tree: to branch, fork.

65. gaderen v.

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(a) Of people: to come together, assemble, congregate; meet, have a meeting; gaderen abouten, gaderen unto, crowd around (sb.), surround; (b) refl. to come together, assemble; gaderen samen, gaderen

66. gāte n.(1)

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(a) A gateway; a gate of a city, castle, house, etc.; also, a doorway; flod gate, a floodgate; (b) the movable barrier which closes off a gateway; one of the valves of a double gate; ?a portcullis…

67. ǧenerātī̆f n.

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(a) Anat. The power which produces bodily tissues or organs; (b) surg. a medicine that promotes the regeneration of lost tissue.

68. gibbositẹ̄ n.

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Anat. & med. (a) A bulge, convexity; (b) a pathological swelling or bulge; (c) humpback; curvature of the spine.

69. gnauen v.

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(a) To gnaw (sth.) with the teeth or other biting organs; bite, chew, nibble; freten and gnauen; gnauen sharp, chew (sth.) to a point; (b) to gnaw; gnauen at (on, upon), gnaw on (sth.); of horses…

70. gō̆ter n.(1)

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(a) Any device for leading water down from a roof; an eaves trough; a channel where two slanting roofs (or parts of a roof) meet; a rain pipe; a gutter;(b) ?a ready-made gutter, ?material used in…

71. grẹ̄ n.(1)

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(a) A step in a stairway or flight of steps; also, a flight of steps; song (canticle) of gres, one of the Gradual Psalms; gre bi gre, from gre to gre, step by step; (b) a rung of a ladder; also fig.

72. grēt adj. & adv. & n.

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(a) Large in size or quantity, big; gret and smal, large and small, all; gret ne smal, big or little, of no kind; althergrettest, largest of all [cp. alder- pref.]; gret belle, large bell; (b) much…

73. grīnde n.

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(a) Anat. The groin; -- often pl.;(b) ?in place names: a hollow or depression [see Smith PNElem. 1.211].

74. grōs adj.

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(a) Large; gros glot (spiking), a kind of large nail or spike; (b) anat. of bodily parts, organs, structures: large, thick.

75. grǒund n.

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(a) The lowest part of something; the base of a candle, tree, vessel, etc.; the bottom of a ladder; the human foot; from hed to ground, from head to foot; (b) the foundations of the earth; the roots…

76. gustīve adj.

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Anat. Having to do with the sense of taste, gustatory.

77. hackid ppl.

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Anat. Fitted together, sutured.

78. haterel n.(1)

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(a) The nape of the neck; taken bi the haterel, to seize (sb.) by the scruff of the neck; -- used fig.; upreisen haterel, be stiff-necked, be proud; (b) the crown of the head; (c) the back of the…

79. herte n.

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(a) The heart of a human being or of an animal; (b) anat. the human heart considered medically or scientifically; (c) in phrases: betinge (smitinge) of the herte, palpitation of the heart; case

80. herte-rọ̄te n.

Additional spellings: herterote
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(a) The hollow of the heart, the center of the heart; anat.?the apex of the heart; (b) fig. the source of one's deepest emotions; the depths of the heart; the vital center of life or of courage; (c)…

81. hō̆l(e n.(2)

Additional spellings: hole
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(a) A perforation, bore, hole; the eye of a needle, the hole of a privy; (b) a window, loophole; a hole for smoke to escape; loupe hol, smoke hol, q. v.; (c) an opening in a lattice or a spider web; a…

82. horn n.

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(a) One of the horns on the head of certain quadrupeds; a horn of cattle, sheep, goats, etc.; an antler of a deer; also fig. [quot.: c1390]; (b) the representation of a horn or antler in heraldry; (c)…

83. hō̆t n.(1)

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(a) Hotness of the atmosphere, hot weather; heat as perceptible to the touch; (b) in hot and cold, through thick and thin, at all times; neither in hot ne cold, never; for hot ne cold, for any reason…

84. hūmectōrīe n.

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Anat. A bodily part which provides moisture.

85. hū̆merus n.

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Anat. The shoulder.

86. hūmiditẹ̄ n.

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(a) Moistness, dampness; (b) anat. & med. the primary quality of moistness.

87. hūmǒur n.

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(a) Any liquid or flowing substance; moisture in the soil, water, milk, honey, etc.; (b) the juice of a plant, sap; radical humour, moisture of the root; seminal humour, moisture which produces seed…

88. husk(e n.

Additional spellings: huske
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(a) The outside covering of nuts, and certain fruits; (b) the cup of an acorn; (c) husk or chaff of grain; (d) the cocoon of a silkworm.

89. imparfit adj.

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(a) Sinful, immoral; (b) of clergy, monks, etc., and their life: not engaged in, or not fully conducive to, the serious quest for spiritual perfection [difficult to distinguish from (a)]; (c) not…

90. implanted ppl.

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Anat. Of cartilages, blood vessels, muscles, nerves, etc.: implanted, embedded, inserted; implanted to, implanted in.

91. involven v.

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(a) To cloud (writing with obscurities), envelop (sb., the soul, in darkness, vice, etc.); encumber (sb. with care, adverse fortune, church censure); surround (sb. with goods); refl. concern oneself…

92. ipocǒndrīe n.

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Anat. (a) One of the two upper lateral regions of the human abdomen next below the lowest rib on either side, a hypochondrium; (b) in sg. or pl.: these two regions, the hypochondria.

93. ismọ̄n n.

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Anat. A thin tissue between the larynx and esophagus.

94. kẹ̄pen v.

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(a) To care about (sb.), wish for (sth.), desire (sb. or sth.); kepen no bettre, want nothing better; kepen no more, desire nothing more; kepen of, care about (sb.); (b) kepen nought (nothing, not) of

95. kīle n.(1)

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Anat. (a) The inferior vena cava; kile veine, veine kile; [1st quot. is mistransl. of the Latin]; (b) the ureter.

96. kirnel n.

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(a) A seed; esp. the seed of a fruit, pip of an apple, etc., stone or pit of a date, etc.; date kirnel, q.v.; (b) the kernel of a nut; also the soft inner part of a fruit stone, a seed in a pine cone…

97. kirtel n.

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(a) A garment for men or boys, varying as to length, shape, and materials, usually (but not always) worn as an outer garment; coat, gown, tunic, cloak; (b) kirtel and (ne) cote, kirtel and cope

98. lā̆crimāle n.

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(a) Anat. One of the lachrymal organs; esp. the structure at the inner corner of the eye, consisting of the lacus lacrimalis, puncta lacrimalia, etc.; also, the corner of the eye; (b) fistula in

99. lā̆crimāle adj.

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Anat. Of the lachrymal organs; esp. of the lachrymal sac at the inner corner of the eye; lachrymal.

100. lap(pe n.

Additional spellings: lappe
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A part of a garment that is loose enough to admit of being raised, folded, or seized: (a) the lower part of a shirt, skirt, or habergeon; the front or back skirts of a divided garment; mantel lap,