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21. scǒmǒur n.

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(a) A utensil for skimming the surface of a liquid; (b) a pirate; scomour fare, piracy; (c) a kind of light ship; (d) ?as surname.

22. sculerīe n.

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(a) A department in a great household that deals with plates, dishes, kitchen utensils, etc.; also, the offices where such a department is located; also, the staff of such a department; (b) in…

23. seintuārī̆(e n.

Additional spellings: seintuarie
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A holy or sacred place; a place dedicated to God; also, the dwelling place of God, heaven; also fig.; the seintuari of god.

24. serǧeauntīe n.

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(a) Tenure of land as recompense for services or goods rendered to the king; the land held or governed under such an arrangement; graunt sergeauntie, land tenure on condition of personal service…

25. sēsǒun n.

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(a) One of the four seasons of the year (spring, summer, autumn, winter) determined astronomically by the solstices and equinoxes; sesoun of somer, somer (winter) sesoun; (b) a time of the year…

26. sessiǒun n.

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(a) A seat, bench; a place for sitting; (b) a session held by officials for the purpose of conferring or conducting business, an assembly; kepen sessiouns, to attend meetings; (c) a judicial session…

27. sester n.

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(a) A vessel for holding liquid; ?a brewing vat [2nd quot.]; (b) a liquid measure; sester ful; (c) a dry measure; (d) sester peni, an annual tax imposed upon commercial brewers of beer.

28. setewāl(e n.

Additional spellings: setewale
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(a) The root of a plant of the species Curcuma, esp. the long zedoary Curcuma zedoaria; also, the plant itself; (b) as surname.

29. seuer n.

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(a) A trench or ditch used for drainage; seuer gate, a floodgate on a sewer; (b) commissioun of seueres, authority or duty to oversee drainage canals; justices of seueres, ?officials who regulated the…

30. seuet n.(1)

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Suet; the fat of an animal or of a fish.

31. shā̆mel n.

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(a) A footstool; also fig.; also, the raised section of the floor on which the altar stands, a footpace [2nd quot.]; shamel of fet, fot shamel [OE fōt-sceamol]; bok shamel, a bookstand; (b) a bench…

32. shǒut(e n.(2)

Additional spellings: shoute
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(a) A flat-bottomed boat, barge; (b) shout man, the master of a shoute; also, a sailor on a shoute; also as surname.

33. siclatǒun n.

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(a) A kind of rich silken fabric woven with gold; also, a piece of this material; (b) a garment made of ciclatoun; also, an ornamental covering for animals made of such a cloth.

34. skel n.

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(a) A dish, platter; (b) ?as surname.

35. snak n.

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A ship of some kind, esp. a light, fast ship.

36. sǒmer n.(2)

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(a) A packhorse; -- also coll.; somer bai (hors); somer driven, forced to ride a packhorse; somer folwer, one who follows packhorses in a train; somer ledere, a driver of packhorses; somer sadel, a…

37. sō̆rt(e n.

Additional spellings: sorte
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(a) A group of people, animals, vices, etc.; a company, troop, band; a cohort; a god sort, a great many; in (a) sort, on a sort, of sort, in a group, together; in sort with, in common with, like; (b)…

38. spaud(e n.

Additional spellings: spaude
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(a) The shoulder of an animal, usu. used for food; spaud half, the shoulder portion or section; (b) the shoulder blade of a person; the human shoulder; -- also coll.; also, fig. strength [quot…

39. sperling(e n.

Additional spellings: sperlinge
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(a) A fish of the family Clupeidae, esp. the sprat Clupea sprattus; ?also, a shoal of sprats [quot. ?a1500, 1st]; also, the pilchard Sardinia pilchardus; also, any small fish of the genus Merlangus

40. spīcer n.

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(a) A dealer in spices, an apothecary; spicer(es shoppe, an apothecary's shop; spicer wif, a female apothecary; (b) in surnames.