avorter (s.xii1)

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avorter (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 24,45a abortare; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,261a avorter; TL: 1,778 avorter; DEAF: ; DMF:  avorter; TLF:  avorter; OED:  abort v.; MED: ; DMLBS: 7a abortire ]


1med.to have a miscarriage
( MS: s.xiii1 )  La femme ki sor li l’avra (=oritis) , Enfant conçoivre ne porra; Ki avant conceu l’avroit, De son enfant avorteroit  191.1098


1med.aborted child
( s.xii1; MS: 1155-60 )  sicume l’avortad (var. (B: s.xii4/4) avorted) de la femme, ki ni vit unches soleil (Latin: quasi abortivum mulieris quod non vidit solem)  99.LVII.8
( c.1200; MS: s.xiiiin )  (on the question of physical resurrection) Que senz tu des avortez?  92.48
avorter de
1med.to produce, give birth to
( c.1200; MS: s.xiiiin )  Quant la conche a concevement Et donkes tone durement, La conche avorte de sa piere  194.1219
abortif  avoltrer#2 
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