aparisance (c.1275)

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aparisance (c.1275)

[ FEW: 25,25a *apparescere; Gdf: 1,322a aparissance; GdfC: ; TL: 1,427 aparissance; DEAF:  paroir (*); DMF:  apparissance; TLF: ; OED: ; MED:  ap(p)arisaunce n.; DMLBS: ]
aparissance;  aparisaunce,  apparisaunce  


1appearance, look
( s.xiiiex; MS: 1307-15 )  la cité, ceo est le overture e l’aparisance de sa pensee  183.29
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Pus […] fu ben trové […] Ke la aparysaunce fu veritable  1747
2trace, sign
( c.1334; MS: s.xivm )  la terre se cloust sanz nul apparisaunce  280.15
3lawappearance (in court)
( 1313 )  Vous avez fet defaute aprés aparisaunce  Ed II xiv.ii 12
( 1315 )  de l’houre q’il apparut etc., la quele apparisaunce dona plein pouer et jur[i]sdiccioun a la court  Ed II xvi.i 43
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