trenchure (c.1170)

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trenchure (c.1170)


[FEW: 13/ii,281a *trinicare; Gdf: 8,12a trancheure; GdfC: ; TL: 10,582 trenchëure 1; DEAF:  trenchier 1 (trencheüre); DMF:  tranchure 1; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1cutting (with a knife or sharp instrument)
( MS: s.xiii2/3 ) cissura: trenchure  174.74
surg.cutting open
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex ) E li veintre des meres sufferunt trencheure E li enfant serunt fors trait cuntre nature  141.61
2cutting, chopping down
( 1416-17 ) En primes pur le trencheure d’un vyne, .iij. d.  4 Henry V
cutting, chopping of wood (?)
( 1408-09 ) Item pur trenchure de .viij. fatis et tubbis et pur .xlj. hopis: .iij. s .vij. d.  10 Henry IV
3merch.cutting, dividing up of merchandise for selling in smaller pieces
( 1483-84 ) Issint toutz foitz qe mesme le demy drap n’excede la longeur de .xvj. verges; sur peine del trencheure de l’entiere drap en trois pecez et del trencheure de le demy drap en deux peces  ii 485
4surg.cut, incision
( MS: s.xiiiex ) un cleun les =two small veins deit pincer E tenir que.s pusse tailler Od une achette afilee. Un’altre =implement en ait ben eschafe[e] Dunt il quiset =cauterize la trencheure  52.225
trenchable  trenchanment  trenche#1  trenché#1  trenchefil  trencheisuns  trenchement  trenchément  trencher  trencheresse  trenchet  trenchevers  trenchivesouns  trenchour  trenquador 
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