embraceour (1364-65)

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embraceour (1364-65)

[ FEW: *15/i,254a *bras-; Gdf: 3,38a embraseor; GdfC: ; TL: 3,63 embrasëor; DEAF: ; DMF:  embraseur; TLF: ; OED:  embracer n.2; MED:  embracer n.; DMLBS: 1221c imbraciator ]
embrasour;  braceour  


1lawembracer (one who attempts to corrupt a jury)
( 1364-65 )  [...] qe touz les embraceours d’amener ou procurer tieles enquestes en pais pur gayn ou profit prendre soient puniz  ii 288
( 1381 )  par grevouses oppressions en pays par la outrageouse multitude [de] braceours des quereles et maintenours  iii 100
( 1389-90 )  per diverses maintenours, menours, barettours, procurours, et embraceours de quereles et enquestes  ii 74-5
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