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1. avail(e n.

Additional spellings: availe
68 quotations in 5 senses
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(a) Benefit, advantage, profit; ben avail, to be useful or effective; ben litel avail, to be of little value; (b) of persons: worthiness.

2. extendǒur n.

2 quotations in 1 sense
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Law A surveyor or assessor.

3. extente n.

12 quotations in 2 senses
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Law Survey, appraisal, or valuation of land or other property for purposes of taxation; (b) assessed value; (c) tax levied on such valuation; also, income from taxes.

4. interesse n.

39 quotations in 2 senses
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(a) Law A legal claim or right; also fig.; haven interesse in (of), to have a claim upon (sth.), have rights in (sth.); (b) the right to claim compensation for damage; ?also, damage, injury; (c) the…

5. mēne n.(3)

209 quotations in 6 senses
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(a) A course of action, method, way; a means of attaining an end; (b) bi mene of, with menes of; bi no (manere of) mene; bi al menes; bi god menes, with great skill; menes and weies; weies and menes

6. strai n.

31 quotations in 3 senses
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(a) Law A domestic animal found wandering away from its home or enclosure and subject to impoundment and, if unredeemed, to forfeiture, an estray; -- also coll.; also, the right to impound an estray…

7. surrendre n.

7 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) Law The giving up of an estate, a grant of land, or an interest in property to the person who holds the right to it; (b) law the relinquishing of letters patent to the king; (c) the giving back or…

8. vagraunt n.

5 quotations in 1 sense
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A person who lacks regular employment or a livelihood, one without fixed abode, a tramp, vagabond; law a person willfully unemployed, a violator of the Statute of Laborers, a vagrant.

9. valǒur n.

43 quotations in 5 senses
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(a) Worthiness in terms of the chivalric virtues, nobility of character or breeding; also, spiritual worth [quot. ?a1475]; also, courtliness, refinement [quot. a1500(?a1400)]; of valour (b) bravery,…

10. verrement n.

1 quotation in 1 sense
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Law Formal corroboration by sworn testimony, deposition.

11. warisǒun n.

56 quotations in 5 senses
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(a) A reward or payment bestowed by a superior in exchange for some service; also used iron. [quot. a1470]; also, specif. a reward in the form of property (b) heavenly reward; hevenli warisoun,…