splente (s.xivin)

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splente (s.xivin)


[FEW: 17,183a splent; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  esplente (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  splint n.; MED:  splent(e n.; DMLBS: 3166b splenta 2]


1build.splint, long and slender piece of wood (used in wattle and daub construction in fences or walls)
( s.xivin; MS: s.xiv1/3 ) De chescune charette de cleyes e de splentes  200


1armourthree-piece armour for the leg, consisting of overlapping plates of metal
( 1398-99 ) Item, .j. peir' splentes de .iij. peces pur jambez  E163/6/13, m.2r
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