groscesse (s.xii1/3)

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groscesse (s.xii1/3)


[ FEW: 4,276a grossus; Gdf: 4,368a grossesse; GdfC: 9,730b grossesse; TL: 4,710 grossece; DEAF: G1488 gros (grossece); DMF:  grossesse; TLF:  grossesse; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
grossecce;  groissece,  groisesse  


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( MS: s.xiii1 )  D’une feve ad la grossecce E del cristal ad la blanchece  161.113
( s.xiiim?; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  si le devez dieter de grosse diete, come des poires et de[s] coins, kar il estouperont le fons de l'estomac de lor groscesse et serront le ventrail de lor qualité  ii 24
( 1356-57; MS: s.xivex )  et y ad bien (=diamond) de la groisesse d’une fève  306
( s.xii1/3; MS: s.xiiex )  Car si feme lait al col pendue Ja de groissece ni ert perchue  61.805-6
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