extorsinous (1320)

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extorsinous (1320)

[ FEW: *3,330b extorsio; Gdf: 3,690a extorsionneus; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  extortionous adj.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1lawwrongful, tortious
( 1320 )  le dit priour de droyt rien ne poet demaunder [...] for que par extorsinouses acrochementz et diverses duresces  111
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