presticioun (1376-77)

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presticioun (1376-77)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: *9,314a praestare; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  prester (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]

The translation of this hapax is suggested by the editor of Goldsmiths. The lexeme may alternatively be interpreted as a deviant spelling of prestation.


1loan, the process of making available for a specified length of time and expecting restitution
( 1376-77 )  Ceux sunt les nouns queux ount baylé en presticioun en onour, dedew e ayde del mester de orferie (l. orfeverie)  172
prest#1  prester#1  prestur  presture 
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