esclenc (1113-19)

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esclenc (1113-19)

[ FEW: 17,148b *slink; Gdf: 3,404a esclenc; GdfC: ; TL: 3,923 esclenc; DEAF: ; DMF:  esclenc; TLF: ; OED:  askance adv. 2; MED:  ascaunce adv., conj; DMLBS: 802a esclenca ]
esclenk,  escleng,  esclenge,  esclent;  eclenc;  eschlenc,  eslink,  esclem;  esgleng,  esglent;  engleing,  esclenku  223v20  

a.

1slanting, oblique
( s.xiii2; MS: s.xiv3/3 )  les unes lignes des natureles sont tant soulement dreites, les autres eschlenches  232v7
2bent, twisted
(TBD)  obliquata: esclenc, esclem, returné  ii 42
en esclenc
1aslant, obliquely
( 1113-19; MS: s.xii3/3 )  E ço est Zodiacus Chi en esclem vait sus: Cancer est al chef la sus, Capricornus est jus  398
( c.1230; MS: 1275-85 )  (adding together the distances between heavenly bodies to obtain the height of the firmament) Assumez ço tut en un fil, Si averez cent e trente mil E trois cent e seisante e cinc Des liwes muntant en esclenc  2030
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  drapel de lin [...] seit mis entre la dure mere e le tes en botaunt d’une penne en esclent  i 137
( MS: s.xiii/xiv )  in obliquo: (L) enn eclenc(var. en esclés (D)MS: xiii/xiv)  ii 77
sideways
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xivin )  bestourner la bouche, tresturner les eoilz en esclenc  139.12
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