stancher (c.1300)

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stancher (c.1300)


[FEW: 12,231a *stanticare; Gdf: 7,574b stanchier; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  estanchier (stanchier); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  stanch v.; MED:  staunchen v.; DMLBS: ]

v.a. staunch, stem, stop (bleeding)
( MS: c.1300 ) A stancher seynante playe [...]  305.60

v.n. be staunched, cease to bleed
( MS: c.1325 ) pur tut manere de menisoun, pernez [...]. E si il cumense a stancher  (ms. astanchancher), fett[e]z le auter feyþe  126.432
estancher  stanche#1  stank 
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