parfesance (c.1170)

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parfesance (c.1170)

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[ FEW: *8,238b perficere; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: 7,251 parfaisance; DEAF:  parfaire (parfaisance); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
parfaisance,  parfaisaunce,  perfesaunce  

s.

1accomplishment, fulfilment
( c.1170 )  Sovent rend espeir greignur hait Ke sa parfesance ne fait [...] Et de Deu receut esperance Et de joie la parfaisance  490, 506
( c.1334; MS: s.xivm )  la parfesaunce de les figures del aunciene ley  65.28
faisance  par#2  parfectioun  parfere  parfiance  parfit  parfitement 
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