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41. paumestrī n.

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The practice of reading palms; palmistry.

42. pirewinkes n.

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An instrument of torture for squeezing the thumbs, thumbscrew.

43. renǧe n.(1)

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A kind of sieve, esp. one for sifting grain or meal.

44. runǧen v.(2)

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In phrase: rungen oute, to search out (sth.), find out.

45. whin n.(2)

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Some type of hard rock.

46. wēthe n.

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A piece of cloth, swatch; saumple wethe, a sample of cloth used to match a color.

47. vō̆k n.(1)

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Prowess, strength; also, pride, vainglory, arrogance; beren vok.

48. mīthen v.(2)

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To see or observe (sth.); ?be observed or seen.

49. sneke n.

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A head cold.

50. wiskid ppl.

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Entangled (in brambles).

51. stage adj.

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Of animal skins: dried by stretching, without seasoning; also, as noun: dried, unseasoned skins.

52. stā̆terand adj.

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Staggering, tottering, stumbling; -- as term of abuse.

53. stǒute n.

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In phrase: stoute and route, completely.

54. thrat adj.

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?Swollen, enlarged; ?misshapen.

55. pirī n.

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A storm, squall; a blast of wind.

56. plǒuke n.

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A pustule, pimple.

57. rōve n.(2)

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Coll. Metal plates for clinching nails; rove nail, nails used with a clinch plate.

58. osete n.

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(a) A kind of cloth, probably woolen; also, a piece of such cloth; (b) an instrument used in making cloth, probably a loom under a certain size used in making this cloth.

59. strēken v.(1)

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(a) To lie stretched out, be extended; refl. to extend over a given area; (b) to stretch out (one's limbs) in a recumbent position; ppl. streked, prostrate, prone; (c) to fall prostrate; (d) to lay…

60. scailen v.

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(a) Of persons: to separate, part company; scatter, disperse; (b) ben scailed, to be scattered or dispersed; (c) of vapor or smoke; to dissipate, disperse; (d) of hair: ?to disperse; ?flow or hang…