calcinatorie (s.xiv1/3)

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calcinatorie (s.xiv1/3)


[ FEW: 2/i,109a calx; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,410b calcinatoire; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  calcinatory; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1alchem.implementcalcinatory, vessel used for burning (a mineral or metal) in order to reduce it to its purest or most refined constituents
( MS: s.xiv1/3 )  si le metez en vostre calcinatorie un jor [...]. Si le metez en un vessel en vostre calcinatorie, si calcinez 3 jours et 3 nus  381.13
calcinaciun  calciner  chauz#1 
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