desenfler (s.xii3/4)

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desenfler (s.xii3/4)

[ FEW: 4,674b inflare; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,331b desenfler; TL: 2,1562 desenfler; DEAF: ; DMF:  désenfler; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
desemfler,  deemfler  


1to vent
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  il occist Porre, e le voil occire, Si l’averoy vengé e desemflé (var. (P: c.1310) desenflé) ma ire  7772 reduce (the swelling in)
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  La gloriuse seinte A. A la femme a santee donee Et braz et mein out desenflee  4502

v.n. go down, cease to swell
( MS: s.xiv1/3 )  [A] l’emflure del ventre: Triblez rue of vin [...], si la bevez suvent, si desenflerez  216.98
( MS: c.1325 )  pus gluez un drap e mettez desure le emflure e il deemflera  128.444


1to become deflated, recover (from)
( 1212; MS: 1212-13 )  de s’elation Q’ot avers lui soi desemfla  8785


1(of swollen member, person) reduced
( s.xii3/3; MS: s.xiiim )  desemflez sunt e meins e pez  450
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Meime le heure fu gariz, tut desenflé et agreilliz  4111
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