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81. tormentil(le n.

Additional spellings: tormentille
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The plant Potentilla erecta, tormentil; also, the root or leaves of this plant used medicinally.

82. tǒurel n.

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(a) A turret; also in fig. context; (b) as surname.

83. tǒurnement n.

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(a) An exercise in the medieval martial arts, engaged in by knights, usu. mounted, and used to demonstrate prowess or hone skills; (b) a test or demonstration of physical skill;—used of the Olympic…

84. trameis n.

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The spring sowing or plowing; also, spring-sown grain.

85. tramel n.(1)

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The hopper of a mill.

86. transcript n.

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Chiefly law A copy of a document, transcript; also [quot. 1472-5], ?an escheat; ?a written promise to pay.

87. trap(pe n.(2)

Additional spellings: trappe
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(a) Ornamental and protective covering for a horse;—usu. pl.; also, a bridle or other part of a harness [last quot.]; (b) personal effects, gear.

88. trā̆ve n.

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(a) A beam; trave nail; trave tre; (b) an enclosure or a frame for restraining horses while they are being shod; (c) in surnames.

89. trentā̆l n.

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(a) A set or course of thirty masses for the dead, sung on the same day or spread over several days, a trental; also, a poem describing a particular trental [quot. a1500 Trental]; also, a payment for…

90. trē̆peǧet n.

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(a) A siege weapon designed to cast stones, darts, etc., with a counterweighted or man-powered throwing arm; ?also, a version of such a weapon adapted for use on a ship; trepeget line (rop); (b) a…

91. trestel n.

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(a) A support, usu. two-legged and employed in pairs, for boards or planks serving as a tabletop, a base, trestle;—also coll.; paire (of) trestel(es; (b) a bracing or supporting structure consisting…

92. trōciske n.

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A medicated tablet or pellet.

93. tromp(e n.

Additional spellings: trompe
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Any of several trumpetlike horns in use in the Middle Ages [only quot. a1450(1408) provides sufficient detail to distinguish between a war trumpet and such smaller horns as may have been used for…

94. trōne n.(2)

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(a) The seat occupied by a sovereign, a throne; also, the center of court or government; (b) the throne as a symbol of sovereign power; (c) the ecclesiastical seat occupied by a pope or a bishop; (d)…

95. trōper(e n.

Additional spellings: tropere
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Eccl. A book containing tropes or sequences, a troper or sequencer.

96. trunk(e n.

Additional spellings: trunke
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(a) The main stem of a tree considered apart from its roots and branches, trunk; (b) a lifeless human body, corpse, specif. a mutilated or dismembered body; (c) her. the representation of an animal's…

97. trusse n.

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(a) A wrapped bundle containing clothing, laundry, etc., a parcel, traveler's pack; also, ?a bolt of cloth, cloth wound and fastened together in a roll [quots. c1436]; in trusse, ?on the bolt; (b) a…

98. trussel n.

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(a) A bundle, parcel, burden; trussel corde, ?a bound parcel of goods; (b) a part of a ship's rigging, prob. a truss, rope, line, etc. used in hoisting a sail [cp. trusse n. 2. & trusser n.]; (c) a…

99. tumbrel n.(1)

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(a) An instrument of punishment, perh. a pillory or cucking stool; ?also, the right to erect and employ such an instrument [quot. 1394]; (b) a wheeled cart designed to tip backward to empty its load…

100. turbāciǒun n.

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(a) Violent agitation, turbulence; (b) physiol. some kind of disordered bodily condition, ?a humoral disturbance; turbacioun of colour, ?the rush of blood to the face, flushing; ?blotchiness or…