descensorie (s.xiv1/3)

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descensorie (s.xiv1/3)


[ FEW: ; Gdf: 2,550c descensoire; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  descensory n.; MED:  descensorie n.; DMLBS: ]
dessensorie;  dessensorium  

s. or retort used for distillation
( MS: s.xiv1/3 )  si fetes decendre par le descensorie tant ke il (=the iron) seyt blanc et mol  385.32
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