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61. panāde n.

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A long knife or dagger.

62. perambulāciǒun n.

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A journey or tour of inspection; maken perambulacioun, to walk around the borders of a territory in order to establish its boundaries.

63. pikāǧe n.

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(a) A toll paid at a fair or market, usually for breaking up ground for a booth; (b) the right to collect such a toll.

64. plater n.

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A platter, charger; plate, dish; also fig.; plater molde, a mold for casting pewter platters.

65. plaunche n.

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(a) A large board, a plank; also, as surname; (b) plaunche(s bord, planking, planks; plaunche(s nail, nails for fastening planks.

66. plauncher n.

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(a) A plank, beam; also, planking, beams; (b) a wooden floor, floor made of planks.

67. pollard n.

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An inferior foreign coin, generally worth an English halfpenny.

68. popeler(e n.

Additional spellings: popelere
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(a) The European spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia); also, the spoonbill used for food; (b) a representation of the spoonbill in embroidery or weaving.

69. potter(e n.

Additional spellings: pottere
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(a) A maker of various kinds of vessels, esp. earthenware vessels; a potter; also fig.; erthe potter, a maker of earthenware vessels; (b) a maker of metal pots, vessels, or other objects of metal; (c)…

70. pǒuntāǧe n.

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A tax or toll levied for the repair of bridges.

71. prē̆mū̆nī̆ciọ̄n n.

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A preliminary warning, previous notification or admonishment.

72. prēnotārī(e n.

Additional spellings: prenotarie
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A chief clerk of a court of law; prothonotary.

73. priket n.

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(a) The spike of a candlestick, pricket; (b) a candle used with a pricket, a kind of candle.

74. pūralẹ̄ n.

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Law A royal or an official perambulation of a royal forest, a city, country, etc., to determine its bounds.

75. purchā̆s(e n.

Additional spellings: purchase
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(a) Acquisition, gain; also, something acquired or received, a possession; wealth, property, goods; fig. something possessed as a natural gift [quot.: Capgr.], something earned or deserved; ben of

76. purpoint(e n.

Additional spellings: purpointe
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A doublet, a military garment, usually worn under armor, composed of two layers of leather or other material, stuffed and quilted; purpoint of o serpent, a doublet made of a reptile's hide.

77. purport(e n.

Additional spellings: purporte
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law the surface or expressed meaning of a document, stipulation, etc. (sometimes contrasted with tenour, its true and essential meaning; sometimes perhaps more generally, the contents or substance of…

78. purprestūre n.

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(a) Law An illegal occupation or encroachment upon land; unauthorized use of common, private, or royal land or of waterways, as by damming or diversion; (b) a payment or rent due to the legal owner of…

79. quishin n.

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(a) A cushion, bolster, or pillow; a cushion for the arm or for sitting or kneeling on; also, a hassock or footstool; (b) quishin(es cloth, a case or cover for a cushion.

80. raisī̆n n.

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(a) A grape, cluster of grapes; also in proverb; (b) a raisin; gret raisin; raisin graines, raisin seeds; (c) raisin corauns, raisin of corauns, a Corinthian raisin, currant [see also corauns n.]; (d)…