distinguer (s.xiiiex)

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distinguer (s.xiiiex)

[ FEW: 3,100a distinguere; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1958 distinguer; DEAF: ; DMF:  distinguer; TLF:  distinguer; OED:  distingue v.; MED:  distinguen v.; DMLBS: 699a distinguere ]


1to distinguish, make a distinction (between)
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  Si li defendant soit feme, distinctez le quel ele out mari ou noun  139
( 1313-14 )  a qel bref fut distincte leqel le fountz de ewe fut a celi [...] ou a altre  Ed II vii 133
( 1338 )  il savoit distinguer mal  (ms. distinguer et mal) de bien  11-12 Ed III 627
2to enumerate
( 1362 )  que chescun achatour [...] declare & distinge [...] touz les prises & achatz  i 372
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