(rubigo) (c.1240)

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(rubigo) (c.1240)


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As Hunt points out (A-N Med i 90), rubigo, the Latin word for ‘rust’ (DMLBS 2862b), is used in error to translate con rugine (DMLBS ruginis 2867b).


1med.surg.implementerroneous name for a surgical instrument for scraping bone
( c.1240; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  E deseverez le quir del test od un ostil cirugien que est apelé rubigo  i 49.xiv
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