halfboule (1477-78)

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halfboule (1477-78)


[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  half-bowl n.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1gameshalf-bowl (game played with a hemisphere of wood and fifteen small pins)
( 1477-78 )  Et qe null persone a la dit feste de Pasqe usee ou jeue as lez ditz jewez appellez cloissh, kaillez, halfboule, handyn handoute & quekeborde ou ascune d’eux, sur payn d’emprisonement de deux ans  ii 463
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