forstallement (1292)

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forstallement (1292)

[ FEW: 15/ii,162a forestall; Gdf: 4,98b forstalement; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  forestalment n.; MED:  for(estallement n.; DMLBS: 979a forestallamentum ]

pl. forstallamentes,  forstalmentz  
ls(loanword: M.E. )


1lawforestalling (of merchandise), buying up beforehand
( 1292 )  et pernent conisaunce de totes maneres, mesures, poys et balaunces, et regrateries, forstalmentz, rechaufesons, medlees de vin  204
( 1392-93 )  roberies, fauxunes, deceites, forstallamentes et autres excesses queconques  157
bref de forstallement
1lawa writ to initiate an action to punish forestalling
( 1314-15 )  A nostre seigneur le roi et a son consail monstrent ses liges gentz de sa vile de Grant Jernemuth, que come il eient ja par vi aunz un bref de forstallement vers divers persones devant sir' R. B. et ses compaignons suy  i 300
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