ierapigre (s.xiii2/4)

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ierapigre (s.xiii2/4)


[ FEW: ; Gdf: 4,264c gerapigre; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  gerapigre; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  hiera picra n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 1157b hieros ]
yerapigra,  yerapigre  

s. of bitter purgative medicine (containing aloes)
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Et lor [...] les purge l'en de covenable medecine come de jus de aloigne, de aloen, de ierapigre G[alieni], pilles faites de ierapigre et de aloen  i 211
( c.1300; MS: s.xivin )  purget le premerement oveke yerapigra  ii 171
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