adjuration (s.xiii2)

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adjuration (s.xiii2)

[ FEW: 24,161a adjuratio; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  adjuration; TLF:  adjuration; OED:  adjuration n.; MED:  adjuracioun n.; DMLBS: 30b adjuratio ]


1adjuration, charging
( s.xiii2; MS: s.xiiiex )  Oez le adjuraciun u Jhesu nus enseigne De sa amie honurer  1241
2lawsolemn appeal on oath
( 1302 )  si requert ele en charitee […] qe grace luy seyt faete de la adjuration, qe ele les (=sheaves) prist par povertee  i 154
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